Babys Poop is of Interest for Researchers
When a baby is born, so too is a new microbial ecosystem in the baby's gut. The Stanford team has made the most extensive survey yet of how the microbes establish flourishing communities in what began as a sterile environment. Their findings will be published in the July issue of Public Library of...
April 26 Marks Second Annual National Pet Parent's Day(SM)
BREA, Calif., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI) has designated a day in honor of those who tirelessly scoop poop
and dish out kibble, hold birthday parties in Fido's honor, and share a cramped bed with four paws. Pet Parent's Day(SM), the nation's only official d...
Salmonella Common In U.S. Poultry
"I am aghast at how we allow our poultry to be raised in squalor," he said. "The conditions they are in -- they are living in their own poop
-- cause salmonella to thrive."
"This article points out the ease with which salmonella spreads from live poultry to humans," Siegel added. "This ...
... altered their DNA, the researchers found mutant worms that couldnt defecate or had trouble doing so. The worms are constantly eating, so if they dont poop
regularly, they become very constipated, says Nix.
In the round worms tail, muscles surround the tube-shaped intestine, and there is a fluid-fille...
Investigators uncover intriguing clues to why persistent acid reflux sometimes turns into cancer
...None of them absolutely prove that this is whats going on, but its an interesting concept, and it certainly supports the theory that your normal cells poop
out and eventually they cant replace the damaged ones, and maybe thats why you get Barretts esophagus.
If confirmed, the research might also help s...
Biofeedback Treats One Type Of Chronic Constipation
"We showed the biofeedback group how to improve their pushing effort and relax the pelvic floor and anal sphincter muscles so that they can poop
normally and easily," Rao said. "The probe gives us information about how the muscles are working."
The sham biofeedback group received standard...
... emulsified stool is placed on a thin layer of gelatin. ... A stool analysis is a series of tests done on a stool (feces) sample to help ... poop
Scoop: Stool Color, Shape, Frequency. Are You at Risk for Cirrhosis of ... ...
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dump scat ... During the time that the coffee enema is being held in, all the blood in the ... In pre-revolutionary France a daily enema aft...
The straight poop on counting tigers
NEW YORK (JUNE 18, 2009) The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) announced today a major breakthrough in the science of saving tigers: high-tech DNA fecal sampling.
According to the study, researchers will be able to accurately count and assess tiger populations by identifying individual an...
When fish farms are built along the coast, where does the waste go?
...ferent from fish farms. (Sewage outflow, for example, is often warmer than the ocean water.)
The fine details of modeling the flow of dissolved fish poop
from a submerged cage are not as simple as they may seem. The design of the cage itself can affect the outcome. How much of the current flows through ...
Dung happens and helps scientists
...y think of Jim Mead.
Mead, a researcher at Northern Arizona University, is one of the world's foremost authorities on animal dung, and he's got the poop
to prove it.
"You have got to laugh at this bizarre resource," says Mead, director of NAU's Laboratory of Quaternary Paleontology. "Although I don'...