Posted: 11 October, 2016 by News

Scientists Say One In Three Of Us Are Pooping Wrong

There's a pretty big chance you've been pooing wrong. 

Yes, that natural thing that all humans do,  one third of us humans are apparently not doing correctly.

Danish newspaper MetroXpress conducted a survey to establish how many Danes grunt when they’re on the toilet, taking care of business.

Turns out many of them do. A third of people, according to the poll, make ‘pressing’ noises on the loo.

But those noises are actually super unhealthy. 

Jan Fallingborg, a consultant at Aarhus University Hospital's department of gastroenterology told the publication: 

"Basically it is all about pressure and that pressure decreases when we let air and noises out of our mouth. Therefore the release of forced sounds should have the opposite effect."

So there you have it. It pays to keep quiet when you do your business. 

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