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Easier to fart while standing or lying down?

 
Easier to fart while standing or lying down?
Posted July 11th, 2013 @ 10:31am

Scientists have found that it is easier to fart while standing up than lying down.

In an experiment, intestinal gas was retained much less when the subject was standing, 13 milliliters compared to 146 milliliters.

The report concluded that body posture does have a significant influence on intestinal gas propulsion.

Read more: Discover Magazine

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