We’ve all heard stories of people who have pooped in public, and while it may seem like a humorous or embarrassing situation, it raises the question: is pooping in public normal? In this blog post, we will explore the different reasons why people might feel the need to poop in public and if there are any valid reasons for doing so.
The Need to Go “Right Now”
One of the most common reasons why someone might feel compelled to poop in public is due to an urgent need. This could be caused by something as simple as drinking too much water and not having enough time to make it home before needing to go. In cases like this, it is understandable that one would have no choice but to defecate out in the open.
Another reason someone might feel compelled to poop in public is due to medical issues such as Crohn’s Disease or Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). These conditions can cause sudden diarrhea or bowel movements which can be difficult or impossible to control. As such, many sufferers of these conditions may find themselves having no other option but to relieve themselves wherever they may happen to be at the time.
Finally, some people may feel embarrassed about their bodily functions and therefore choose not use a bathroom even when one is available. This could be due to mental health issues such as anxiety or social phobia that make using a public restroom far more stressful than just going outside. Whatever the reason, it is important for those struggling with these issues not to be too hard on themselves and reach out for help if needed.
All things considered, there are valid reasons why someone might feel compelled to poop in public – from medical issues that cannot be avoided, to situations where one simply does not have enough time before needing relief. However, if you do find yourself needing relief out in the open, please make sure you take measures necessary and respect other people’s privacy by finding a discreet spot away from populated areas! Always remember that you are not alone and there are ways of getting help if needed.