10 Unusual Facts You Didn’t Know About Butts
Diabetes And Cardiovascular Disease
The University of Oxford conducted a study in 2010 that suggested that having a larger butt helps prevent against diabetes and cardiovascular disease. According to the research, individuals who have more fat on the stomachs face more obesity problems than individuals who mainly have it on the hips. This is because fat stored on the stomach is more metabolically active, whereas the fat stored on the butt and hips is more stable.
A few turtles can breathe through their bums. The turtle butt is in fact a cloaca, an opening through which they lays eggs and excrete waste, and in a few cases, breathe.