Some common causes for green bowel movements in adults are eating green vegetables, iron supplements and bile, as noted by Mayo Clinic. A common cause of green stool can be a diet that contains large amounts of green veg... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

Bleeding occurs when the intricate surface of the hemorrhoids are irritated during bowel movements, states Mayo Clinic. Also referred to as piles, hemorrhoids are inflamed and swollen veins in the lower rectum and the an... More »

Mayo Clinic notes that indigestion is commonly caused by eating too quickly, overeating, drinking carbonated beverages, alcohol, caffeine, chocolate, anxiety, smoking, certain antibiotics, iron supplements, pain reliever... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

According to the Mayo Clinic, excessive bowel movements have many causes, including celiac disease, Crohn's disease, hyperthyroidism, irritable bowel syndrome, side effects of drugs and ulcerative colitis. What constitut... More »

Possible causes of bloody bowel movements include anal fissures, diverticular disease, petptic ulcers, esophageal disorders and angiodysplacia, according to WebMD. Polyps and cancer also sometimes cause bloody stools, al... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

The most common signs and symptoms of hemorrhoids include itching, pain or irritation around the anal area, a lump near the anus, painless bleeding during bowel movements and leakage of feces, according to the Mayo Clini... More »

Mayo Clinic explains that internal hemorrhoids do not usually cause any uncomfortable symptoms, but prolapsed, external hemorrhoids can become irritated by the passing of bowel movements, which can cause itching and disc... More »