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Introduction
Flatulence is passing gas from the digestive system out of the back passage. It is more commonly known as "passing wind", or "farting".
Causes of flatulence
There are several natural causes of flatulence. Flatulence can also be caused by some health conditions that are related to the digestive system.
Treating flatulence
Excessive flatulence can usually be treated by making changes to your diet and lifestyle.