The Answers To 7 Extremely Important Questions About Farts

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It's time you finally found out: do silent farts actually smell worse? And who farts more-men or women? Here are all the answers to your pressing questions about flatulence.

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  1. Everyone farts on average between 5-15 times a day. 00:28

  2. The range of foods that are likely to cause farts are extremely good for you. 00:56

  3. Eating only a diet of refined sugar will allow you to fart less. 02:44

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  1. The human race releases approximately 70 billion farts every day. 00:03

  2. Not every views flatulence as disgusting, much of it has to do with culture and other demographics. 01:37

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  1. On average, most people are passing one liter of gas a day. 00:54

  2. About 75% of your farts are created in your lower intestine. 01:22

  3. Some foods produce more flatulence because they contain more indigestible carbohydrates. 02:53

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