Medical doctors praised the Know Your S**t visitor star Kira for having “excellent poo,” which she exchanges for funding for medical research.
The hosts, an identical twins Alana and Lisa MacFarlane, spoke with bicycle owner and “tremendous pooper” Kira, whose poop is donated for a supposedly progressive methodology that turns faeces right into a capsule that may be consumed.
Talking about her excellent poo, Lana mentioned: “I fortunately had a very good upbringing of consuming actually balanced meals, and I used to be at all times inspired to train,”
“I used to be at all times born to do it!” she jokes.
Solely 2% of individuals have the flexibility to supply their poop for the “life-saving” process, together with Kira. She awkwardly handed a bundle of her waste to Dr. Blair Merrick, who offered extra data on the process.
“What we’re seeking to do is to take wholesome bacterial from the heart of individuals and provides them to individuals who have a situation, which we predict we will make higher by introducing that wholesome micro organism again into their system,” he defined.
The programme subsequent confirmed footage of faeces being processed into powder to be used in medical trial drugs.
Dr. Merrick continued by saying that the standard method beforehand concerned a horrifyingly distressing “slurry or a liquid concoction.”
The thought of a “poop capsule” wasn’t properly acquired by followers, with one dismissing it on Twitter.
“Popping a poop capsule…? Unsure it can catch on…” they wrote.
A second wrote: “We must be grateful it’s solely been verbally descriptive.”
One other was utterly shocked by the concept and the look of the capsule.
“I didn’t really suppose the poo capsule would include precise brown powdered poo. I truthfully thought they’d do some magic with it, derive and produce some white powder from it. However no… Brown powder,” they wrote.