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We're Pooping the Wrong Way...and it's Health Implications

Tom(my) Nakanishi

The Newton Blog looks at how Americans are pooping the wrong way by sitting on our thrones instead of squatting - though regional diets may have an effect on some of the health consequences, it says something that hemmorhoids affects as many as half of all Americans by age 50, but is nearly absent in rural Africa and other underdeveloped countries makes you wonder.

the majority of these peoples still do their "business" squatting behind bushes,

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