Elvis Presley died while trying to poop in his toilet: he had enlarged colon, which makes this activity harder. Due to rigor mortis, his body was found still in the seating position, but fallen forward on the floor, head down. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elv…
An intracolonic explosion or colonic gas explosion is an explosion of fart gases inside the colon, which can happen as a result of the electrical nature of a colonoscope. The result can be acute colonic perforation, which can be fatal en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Int…
Carmen Colon, the first victim of the alphabet child killer, was seen running down an interstate wearing no pants, frantically waving for help,by at least 70 people, who assumed the man trying to corral her into his car was her father. She was found murdered near the highway 2 days later. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alp…
Explosion of gas in the colon is a rare and frightening complication that can occur during colonoscopy ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
There’s only one active pitcher (Bartolo Colon) in the top 1000 all time for complete games, and he’s in the 997th spot. baseball-reference.com/le…
The worlds largest human colon is 8 feet long and held 40 pounds of feces. memento.muttermuseum.org/…
Vincent Gallo and Roger Ebert feuded over Ebert's criticism of Gallo's film "The Brown Bunny." Gallo said he hexed Ebert's colon to give him cancer, to which Ebert replied watching his own colonoscopy was more fun than watching Gallo's film. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
Gases produced from most foods are actually odorless. But certain foods result in the formation of sulfur-containing gases like hydrogen sulfide and ammonia, so when it builds up in the colon and eventually gets released, the result can carry a rotten egg-like odor. menshealth.com/health/a19…
Poo-phoria occurs when your bowel movement stimulates the vagus nerve, which descends from the brain stem to the colon. It takes a particularly "large mass of stool" to trigger poo-phoria and its vagal-nerve-induced feelings of exhilaration, intense relaxation, and goose bumps. outsideonline.com/1784611…
The 25th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, directing that the President can hand power over to the Vice President if the President feels "unable to discharge the powers and duties of ... office,” has been invoked three times β€” all for colon-related reasons. mentalfloss.com/article/5…
Sculptor Giorgio Gikas, while battling colon cancer built an 11 foot statue of Robocop that was an idea from a resident of Detroit that said β€œ Philadelphia has a statue of rocky & Robocop would kick Rockys butt” detroitnews.com/story/new…
Compared with hunter-gatherers, industrialized peoples’ intestines have fewer kinds of microbesβ€”and are missing at least one major group of ancient bacteria. Yet even with all of these extra microbes, hunter-gatherers have fewer gut ailments, such as Crohn’s disease, colitis, and colon cancer. sciencemag.org/news/2015/…
Elvis Presley’s personal physician, Dr. George β€œNick” Nichopoulos, claims that Elvis died because of β€œColon Constipation”, not a heart attack, because Elvis’ colon was β€œ8 or 9 feet in length”, and had β€œstool in his colon which had been there for four or five monthsβ€œ medicalbag.com/home/featu…
"Lethal White" syndrome is an autosomal genetic disorder that is most common in American Paint Horses where foals are born all white with blue eyes and appear to be normal but internally they have a non functioning colon which results in a very painful death after only a few days. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Let…
1/3 of the populations colons produce methane gas (makes your poop float). The other 2/3 produces hydrogen (makes your poop sink). ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NB…
β€œpoo-phoria,” occurs when your bowel movement stimulates the vagus nerve, which runs from your brainstem to your colon relaxing your muscles allowing the big ones to pass through better. healthline.com/health/why…
Zoophilia was made illegal in Washington only after news broke of a Boeing engineer, "Mr. Hands", died from perforated colon while filming his intercourse with a stallion en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enu…
People born from 1990 and on, have DOUBLE the risk of developing colon cancer and QUADRUPLE the risk of developing rectal cancer compared to those born in the 1950s cancer.org/latest-news/st…
A study was done which swapped South-African and American diets for a period and it was noticed that Americans ate two to three times the amount of meat and animal fat than the South-Africans. The South-African diet is high in fiber and has reduced risk for colon cancer. npr.org/sections/goatsand…
The medical examiners for Elvis Presley found 35 pounds of white, chalky matter in his colon leading them to believe he died of constipation. 999ktdy.com/the-truth-abo…
Washington state did not officially ban sex with animals until 2005. The impetus for the ban was the highly publicized death of a man who ruptured his colon during anal sex with a horse at an animal brothel. lehmiller.com/blog/2013/1…
Kenneth Pinyan died by a perforated colon caused by receving anal sex with a horse. A friend of Pinyan filmed it and a documentary was later made of his life and death en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enu…
42 year old New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon used stem cells to regenerate broken tissue in his throwing arm. He is the oldest pitcher in the MLB. nydailynews.com/sports/ba…
Kangaroos barely emit any methane. Scientists want to harvest the bacteria from their colons so they can transfer this "skill" to cows, thereby reducing greenhouse gases. bbc.co.uk/news/science-en…
Trained Labrador retrievers can detect colon cancer from a patient's breath with 95% of the accuracy of a colonoscopy blogs.discovermagazine.co…
Colon, MI, a small 1200 person town, is recognized by congress as the magic capital of the world. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Col…
Coffee really can make you poop. Multiple studies have shown that coffee has a laxative effect by stimulating the release of gastrin which increases activity in the colon. Some individuals experience this effect almost immediately after sipping coffee. livescience.com/45465-why…
In 2005, a man was killed by having his colon ruptured while trying to have sex with a horse. The case forced Washington to ban zoophilia and was made into an award-winning documentary. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enu…
Rod Roddy of The Price Is Right fame died of colon, male breast, and prostate cancer. He was diagnosed on September 11, 2001 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rod…
The same parasympathetic system that commands your colon to go to the bathroom, is also the same system that controls your tears. Sometimes, these signals get crossed which is why some people cry when they poop. drozfans.com/dr-ozs-advic…
The gastrocolic reflex is what makes you want to poop after a meal, as your body senses stomach stretching and digestion as a cue to ramp up colon activity and make room for more food. verywell.com/gastrocolic-…
There is a one-room hotel near Antwerp Belgium that is a gigantic scale model of a human colon and anus. Originally created as a work of art, it is realistic in every way including color, veins and a gigantic puckered sphincter. atlasobscura.com/places/h…
Elvis Presley passed away with 30 pounds of feces in his colon. drmirkin.com/histories-an…
People have human feces transplanted into their colons from donors to deal with things such as MS, infections, colitis, and IBS. The FDA has regulated human feces as an experimental drug since 2013. newyorker.com/magazine/20…
Psychiatrists in the early 20th century experimented with pulling teeth (and removing testicles, ovaries, gall bladders, stomachs, spleens, cervixes, colons...) as a form of treatment. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hen…
The federal government recognizes garlic as a potent anti-cancer agent, saying: "Several population studies show an association between increased intake of garlic and reduced risk of certain cancers, including cancers of the stomach, colon, esophagus, pancreas, and breast." cancer.gov/about-cancer/c…
Lung cancer kills more people than breast, prostate, colon and pancreatic cancers put together. cancer.org/research/cance…
Walter Breuning survived colon cancer at age 64 and a broken hip at age 108 to live to age 114 and to become the World's Oldest Living Man. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wal…
In 1977 The Guardian newspaper produced a 7 page supplement for April Fool's day detailing the discovery of a fictional island called San Serriffe that was in the shape of a colon. Thousands fell for the hoax leading to a tradition of April Fool's stories. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
In 2005 some idiot thought it would be a good idea to take a two foot horse dong up the rear. It punched through his colon and he died from it. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enu…
Bartolo Colon is the last active player to play for the defunct Montreal Expos ftw.usatoday.com/2016/03/…
All instances of 25th Amendment for Acting Presidents have been related to the colon. presidency.ucsb.edu/actin…
Today I learned of the "dog's bollocks," an outdated punctuation mark consisting of a colon followed by a dash. It was used to indicate a restful pause for a speaker when the associated text was read out loud. It was popular for centuries, and was taught to students as recently as 1949. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dog…
That, on average, women's colons are 10cm longer than men's, and their abdominal walls less rigid. These and other anatomical facts conspire to explain why men are generally much more regular when it comes to pooping. theatlantic.com/health/ar…
Diverticulosis, the condition of having multiple pouches (diverticula) in the colon that are not inflamed, can differ pain location based on region. The left side of the colon is more commonly affected in the United States while the right side is more commonly affected in Asia. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Div…
Fecal transplant (ie poop transfusion from one human to another) is used to treat certain colon disorders. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fec…
Washington state banned bestiality in 2005, after a man died of a perforated colon from having anal sex with a horse. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enu…
A psychiatrist in the early 20th century believed that mental illness was the result of infection. He attempted to cure the infection by removing patient's teeth, colon and ovaries. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hen…
Fecal transplants are used to restore normal colon function in patients with colitis en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fec…
The only natural defecation posture for a human being is squatting and doing it sitting may result in damage to the recto-anal region and possibly to the colon and other organs. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2…

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