Why Does Coffee Make You Poop?

Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a few minutes!

What's the first thing you do when you get to work? If you're like the Curiosity team, you wake yourself up with a delicious, heart-warming cup of coffee. What's the second thing you do? Well, you probably get an urgent call from nature... Hey, it happens! We're not ones for potty talk, but watch the following videos to discover coffee's laxative superpowers.

Here's Why Coffee Makes You Poop

If you need to go No. 2 after your morning cup of joe, you're not alone. Uncover the science with SciShow.

Share the knowledge!

Health Benefits Of Coffee

The following video made us feel A LOT better about our coffee addiction. Discover coffee's health benefits:

Share the knowledge!

What Your Poop Says About Your Health

You can tell a lot about a person just by looking at their poop! DNews explains below.

Share the knowledge!
Written by Curiosity Staff November 19, 2016

Curiosity uses cookies to improve site performance, for analytics and for advertising. By continuing to use our site, you accept our use of cookies, our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.