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flatulence

[′flach·ə·ləns]
(medicine)
Excessive intestinal gas.
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Dubai: A passenger with an uncontrollable incidence of flatulence sparked a punch-up in mid-air forcing a plane from Dubai to Amsterdam make an emergency stop in Vienna.
Although hydrogen sulfide is well known as a pungent, foul-smelling gas in rotten eggs and flatulence, it is naturally produced in the body and could in fact be a healthcare hero with significant implications for future therapies for a variety of diseases,' lead researcher Dr.
Gurgles from your stomach and bad smelling flatulence, you can feel your tummy rumbling.
Unfortunately, the type of flatulence most practised today is informal and often offensively odorous.
Although the [alpha]-galactoside content of the canned chickpea fed in this study was <1 g/day, a level too low to produce noticeable symptoms, participants reported the most flatulence when consuming chickpea, suggesting that the gas produced was due to the fermentation of resistant starch and other fibre components of chickpea.
The firm has produced a new range for the man who has everything - including flatulence.
Rotten Eggs and flatulence have hydrogen sulfide, which when used in the right dosage, can help in the treatment and cure of diabetes, arthritis, heart failure, dementia and ageing, says scientists at the University of Exeter.
Studies claim cows can emit anywhere from 100 litres, or about 26-53 gallons, to 500 litres, about 132 gallons, of methane a day mainly through burping but also flatulence as they chew the cud.
AlexA Flatulence is caused by an excessive amount of gas in the intestines that may be due to swallowed air or gas produced through ermentation of food.
The 22-year-old man from Illinois, America has revealed that he is not sexually attracted to flatulence per se, but the person releasing the flatulence, the Sun reported.
The first included 1) post-operative pain, anxiety and insomnia; and the second cluster included flatulence and fatigue.