Gastrointestinal Bleeding (cont.)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding Prevention
People can prevent some causes of gastrointestinal bleeding.
Avoid foods and triggers, such as alcohol and smoking, that increase gastric secretions.
Eat a high-fiber diet to increase the bulk of the stool, which helps prevent diverticulosis and hemorrhoids.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/10/2014
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