Six Pediatricians Swallowed Legos To Answer A Common Question For Kids

Last updated
January 31, 2023

Six pediatric healthcare professionals conducted an experiment to answer the question of how long it takes for an ingested object to pass through a child's digestive system. They each swallowed a Lego head and documented their findings in a paper that was published in the Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. The experiment went viral and five of the pediatricians recovered their Lego heads in a matter of days.

Read more here (via Defector)

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