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Gastrointestinal Problems

Medical Series Articles: About Medical Depression ] Achilles Tendonitis ] Asthma Medications ] Back Pain ] Bicycling First Aid Kit ] Collarbone & Shoulder Injuries ] Diabetes, Cycling, & Insulin ] Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm ] Forefoot Problems ] Gastrointestinal Problems ] Heat & Cycling ] Injury in the Tour de France ] Muscle Cramps ] Obesity ] Overuse Injuries ] RICE, NSAIDs ] Ride or Rest? ] Riding Poorly--Is It Medical ] Road Rash ] Saddle Sores ] Sleep for Cyclists ] Stretching ] Tips to Lose Weight ] Traumatic Injuries ]


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Gastrointestinal Problems (Introduction)


More than one-third of participants in bicycling events experience gastrointestinal (GI) tract symptoms that are related to exercise.


What We’re Talking About

  GI shutdown: inability to take in fluids or solids

  Heartburn or other acid problems

 Diarrhea

  Cramps

  Nausea or vomiting

  Belching and gas

  Bleeding—hidden or apparent


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