Kelly Yeoman, a 34-year-old woman from the United Kingdom, is currently 'drowning in poo' after a surgeon accidentally damaged her bowel. Medical staff have been draining the toxic waste from her body daily to prevent her from suffocating.
Medicine November 27, 2017
Human waste has turned up in drink cans at a Coca-Cola manufacturing plant in Northern Ireland. The discovery prompted machine closure for hours and a police investigation into the product contamination.
Public Health March 29, 2017
Individuals with more diverse bacteria in their feces were found to have lower levels of belly fat. How do you improve the diversity of fecal microbes?
Public Health September 26, 2016
KFC has started an investigation after a BBC program revealed that feces from bacteria was present on its ice. Experts say the bacteria may cause illness to anyone who consumes it.
Public Health April 25, 2016
Many people find sanctuary at the beach, a place where they can unwind and have fun even if they just stay on the sand. However, a new study found that staying on the sand may pose a greater risk of fecal contamination compared with the water.
Life July 18, 2015
Great whales may play a larger role than once believed in maintaining the balance of the ocean's ecosystem, according to a new study from the University of Vermont.
Animals July 6, 2014
Vegetables, as well as meats, may have been an important part of Neanderthal diet, a new study reveals.
Animals June 27, 2014
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