Asked by: Mareike Austum
asked in category: General Last Updated: 25th January, 2020

How long is the average piece of poop?

The study, published in Soft Matter (not a joke), reports mammals poop in approximately 12 seconds on average, regardless of size. It's like the classic children's book Everybody Poops in About 12 Seconds. The authors took a glimpse at 34 different mammals taking a dump.

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Also, is it normal to poop for an hour?

There isn't an exact normal number of times a person should use the bathroom per day. While some people may go a few days without a regular bowel movement, others poop once or twice a day on average.

One may also ask, how many inches should poop be? An average bowel movement should be between four and eight inches long and have the consistency of peanut butter.

One may also ask, is long poop healthy?

Soft to firm in texture: Poop that is passed in one single piece or a few smaller pieces is typically considered to be a sign of a healthy bowel. The long, sausage-like shape of poop is due to the shape of the intestines. At a minimum, a person should pass stool three times a week.

How long is the average turd?

Studies have shown that the average bowel movement takes 12 seconds. Sometimes it does take longer, however, so at maximum, you should not spend more than 10 minutes on the toilet.

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