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Scientists fight bugs with poo | Reuters
"..."I used to be frowned upon and called 'the doctor who makes people eat shit'," says Borody, whose scientific papers have included such titles as "Flora Power" and "Toying with Human Motions." ..."
"There is no gain in arguing with a poo flinging monkey. While his
gibbering and raucous cries of victory may seem obnoxious in your ears
as you walk away, he will soon be quietly sitting behind his bars again
and licking his own feces off his fingers as you carry on with your day."
If you read the complete article you see that it is an apparently legitimate treatment method. The underlying reasoning sounds logical, people have a bacteria that has taken over their bowel and killed off the natural flora in the bowel and it needs to be replaced.
The whole thing is not that much different than eating a natural yogurt with live culture.
Iíll do that at the end of a bout of food poisoning to get the flora and fauna reactivated in my gut; this is just a more extreme application of the same type of treatment.
Having said that, let the potty humour begin.
I always find it strange that only reasonable people agree with me.