Odd research suggests roller coasters can dislodge kidney stones

Posted Friday, September 14, 2018 9:14 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Riding on some types of roller-coaster is an effective way of removing kidney stones. This is the conclusion of research that has won this year's Ig Nobel Prize [a spoof award] for Medicine. The US researchers who carried out the work recommend that those afflicted with the condition should regularly use the theme park attractions.

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