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What Is The Proper Way To Poop


Did you know that you may poop wrong? However, you are not the only one because Western civilization pooped wrong for many generations.  According to Stanford University scientists, our bodies are in the way that we should poop while squatting, not sitting. If you do not believe this fact, take a look at the bathroom habits history, it will all make sense.
Did you know that if you eliminate faeces improperly you may catch some of the following diseases: inflammatory bowel disease, hemorrhoids, hernias, colon cancer, appendicitis and diverticulitis?

All these health complications because of improper fecal elimination!

In a research, conducted in 2003, 28 people were observed while pooping in three different positions: sitting on a high toilet, squatting and sitting on a lower toilet. The researchers found out that the process of fecal elimination in squatting position lasted shorter than other positions. The difference was about one minute, plus participants claim that it was much easier to do.

“There is definitely some physiologic sense to squatting,” says Anish Sheth – gastroenterologist and co-author of the “What’s your poo telling you?” book.

According to “Everydayhealth”, while we stand, the colon, where all the waste is stored, is pressed against the puborecatlis muscle. This position keeps the fecal continence exactly until it is time to go to the bathroom. Sitting down will only partially relax that muscle. On the other hand, the puborecatlis muscle is fully relaxes while squatting. This is because in this position the colon is essentially straightened. This is why pooping in squatting position is easier and faster. According to Bockus’sGastroenterology, the most ideal


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