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Facing Facts About Flatulence

Everyone farts — a lot — so let’s talk about why and what can be done

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Let’s just pass this fact out right now: Farting is normal and everyone does it. Anyone who says they don’t is either lying or impossibly uncomfortable. But flatulence generates more snickers than thoughtful discussion, so I’m here to clear the air a bit.