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Why Do Some Peoples Farts Stink More Than Others
Gut germs: The action of intestinal bacteria who digest material you don't assimilate creates a variety of gasses.The amount and quality reflect what you eat and the types of germs in the gut.Probiotics, which are composed of living cultures of healthy germs can help alter the odor produced during this natural process.Avoiding foods like beans/cauliflower etc can also help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Foul smelling feces: Could be a sign of intestinal infection or maldigestion. ...Read more
Not necessarily true: but if it were true, it would be due to the "owner" having acclimated to the smell (gotten used to it). ...Read more
Sure...: But so do I and i'm not pregnant! however, digestive problems of all minor sorts are not uncommon during pregnancy, so being excessively gassy certainly can fall into that category. Most moms-to-be can usually identify soem of the foods that cause their symptoms, so be aware of what you are eating and see if there are culprits you can identify - then try to avoid. ...Read more
I don't fart often - not that i'm complaining but I tend to burp a lot. Do people do more of 1 or the other? Thanks!
GERD?: If you have a lot of gas, gerd have to be ruled out. Gas comes out by burping or farting. It depends on what condition you have. Your md will explain. ...Read more