Women have longer colons than men, with more twists and turns. Our colons also have to share space in the pelvis with our reproductive organs. Unfortunately, having a longer more voluptuous Venus colon with less room to stretch out also makes us more likely to bloat.

Advance Praise for Gutbliss
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Mehmet Oz, M.D.
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Sara Gottfried, M.D. The Hormone Cure
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Christiane Northrup, M.D. The Wisdom of Menopause