How to Help My Dog Not Eat Feces?

Answer If your dog has taken a liking to eating feces, rest assured you are not alone. This stool-eating habit is actually known by the name of ''coprophagia'' and is quite common in canines. Whether your... Read More »

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I am a hoker who has a client into coprophilia..(pooping and ingesting feces)...I am sick now...HELP!?

Many diseases are spread via fecal-oral ingestion, most notably hepatitis. If it was only your feces he was into he probably would not give you anything you didn't already contract. However, if he ... Read More »

Why do babies eat feces?

If it was a professional abortion then yes. If this was performed by an unlicensed physician, serious damage could have been done, making later pregnancies difficult.

Is it safe to eat feces?

Coprophagia, the consumption of feces, can be dangerous for humans. Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, pneumonia, and influenza vaccinations are generally recommended for those who engage in this practice. ... Read More »

Is HIV present in feces?

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is spread through blood, vaginal excretions, breast milk and semen, according to the San Francisco AIDS Foundation. Feces are not considered bodily fluids through... Read More »