7 ways to stop embarrassing flatulence
Who hasn’t experienced the awkwardness of letting out a fart at the worst possible time, either in the middle of a meeting or right in front of someone you have a crush on? You simply want to shrivel up and die. It smells bad, it sounds bad, and it’s almost impossible to conceal. But as embarrassing and annoying as flatulence can be, it’s also perfectly natural.
The causes are varied, but mainly depend on what you eat: beans, chickpeas, cauliflower and artichokes are just a few examples of fart-inducing foods. Other causes of flatulence can be lactose intolerance, some medications (such as laxatives) or even stress and anxiety. In fact, there are so many things that can cause gas to build up in the body that it’s impossible to list them all here.
But we have good news: there are home remedies that you can prepare yourself to help reduce your risk of farting, and they really do work. You probably already have everything you need in your kitchen cupboard. Continue…