When it comes to encouraging people to do ridiculously stupid and dangerous things, the internet has a lot of sins to answer for. This year began with the notorious “Tide Pod Challenge” which encouraged people to risk death by consuming detergent.
In an attempt to stop the spread of the challenge, social media websites including YouTube banned any videos of it.
However, it wasn’t long before another, and possibly crazier, challenge began to make waves on the internet – “The Hot Coil Challenge”. It has the potential to scar people for life because it challenges them to place their arm onto a hot coil for as long as possible.
Now a third fad has appeared in 2018 and it has come in the form of a dangerous self-administered medical craze. So what is it? Well, to put it bluntly, it involves blending poo into a milkshake and then using it as a homemade enema.
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While this might sound like nothing short of insanity, this dangerous trend preys on the desperation of people suffering from extreme medical problems, offering them a seemingly quick fix instead of encouraging them to seek proper medical treatment.