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Why am I having black stools?

By Anonymous August 18, 2017 - 11:07am
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Hello Anonymous,

Welcome to EmpowHER.

Black stool can indicate bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal tract, such as the stomach.
It can be caused by a bleeding ulcer or taking iron supplements or very dark foods in you diet. If this is uncommon for you, call your doctor.

August 18, 2017 - 12:07pm
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