5 Causes of Dark Green Stool

By | September 13, 2017

MDhealth.com answers one of the most commonly asked questions when it comes to poop color: What causes dark green stool? “Dark green stool typically occurs when the body has come into contact with a substance that is having a significant effect on the digestive system. On some occasions this is a perfectly harmless reaction to… Read More »

New York Magazine Poop Guide

By | September 13, 2017

New York magazine (nymag.com) has created a great, all encompassing poop guide as told by Melissa Dahl, Amanda MacMillan, Susan Rinkunas, Lauren Schwartzberg, and Katy Schneider. Poop is no longer taboo as evidenced by the all the recent media exposure. Oprah Winfrey, Howard Stern, and Gwyneth Paltrow have all been in the news talking about… Read More »

Poop Quiz – 4 Signs of Healthy Poop

By | September 12, 2017

In a recent article on 4 signs of healthy poop, Jordan Reasoner of scdlifestyle.com discusses poop quality and what we can learn from it. Your poop quality is a good indicator on how well your digestive tract is working. He offers tips on how to improve your digestive health and he also makes suggestions on… Read More »

Guest Post: Toiletops.com Infographic

By | September 1, 2017

  We’d like to thank Toiletops.com for the following guest post! The goal of this infographic from Toiletops.com was to highlight the lack of toilet accessories in most Western Countries. They noticed a trend in the average American household that most toilet spaces were bare or underutilized, often only having the toilet, seat, and lid.… Read More »

What Is Poop Made Of?

By | September 1, 2017

The Editors of Encyclopedia Britannica answer the popular question: What is poop made of? “Normally, feces are made up of 75 percent water and 25 percent solid matter. About 30 percent of the solid matter consists of dead bacteria; about 30 percent consists of indigestible food matter such as cellulose; 10 to 20 percent is… Read More »

Foods That Make You Poop

By | September 1, 2017

Health.com’s Jessica Migala provides a compete list and slideshow of 15 foods that make you poop. 42 million people in the United States are affected by constipation. “The average American gets just 15 grams of fiber a day, though experts recommend at least 25. Most of us don’t drink enough water, either, which also contributes… Read More »

Causes of Orange Poop

By | August 31, 2017

In a recent round up on causes of orange poop, Inflammatory bowel disease patient advocate and educator Amber J. Tresca talks about common reasons your stool may be orange. “Orange stool is most likely because of eating foods that are orange in color (either natural or artificial color) but it can also occur with certain… Read More »