Guts and Bugs

Probably more than you wanted to know about intestinal bacteria and toilet flushing, but here are two Jan. 2 articles that coincidentally both spotlight the pathogen Clostridium difficile.

Your Appendix Could Save Your Life

Flushing Can Spread Diarrhea Disease

That second one … Man! Makes me want to use public toilets even less.



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