Poop Stool

The PROPPR, our little Australian poop stool business, is owned by the two of us; Zhenya and Jacqueline. We bought the business back in mid-2018, as we loved the product so much and believed the marketplace needed a beautifully designed and quality made piece of purpose-driven furniture. We’re now over three years in and continue…

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Constipation

Like the topic of pooping in general, no-one really talks about constipation, well not unless it’s with their doctor. You see, it’s a very common health complaint in western cultures, affecting around twenty percent of people in Australia, which is a fairly average statistic across all western populations. Yes… populations where we predominantly use a…

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How to properly sit on the toilet

How should I sit on the toilet? Is there a right way? Here at the PROPPR we do harp on a bit about how to properly sit on the toilet; the proper position to poo if like. It’s the whole reason our stools (for great stools!) exist after all. The best way to poop is…

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The skin and liver link

Did you know that the skin and liver are linked; that the liver has an essential role in maintaining a healthy complexion? There are numerous internal and external factors that can affect our skin health. One of these is the gut-skin axis and another less spoken about link is the skin and liver link. Your…

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Easting seasonally for good gut health

Here at the PROPPR we are often asked about the types of food that will nourish our bodies and keep our gut happy. While using a toilet foot stool should help with the ‘exit’ part of the digestive journey, making healthy choices and considering what goes into our bodies is just as important as making…

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Your Gut Your Brain and Your Emotions

Is their a relationship between your gut, your brain and your emotions? Well yes, there is. In fact there’s a deep and direct relationship between your Gastrointestinal Tract (aka your gut) and your brain, which has been well documented in recent years. Aptly named the ‘gut-brain connection’, the GI Tract is often called your second…

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Why do I need a toilet stool

Why do I need a toilet stool? Good question. When we get asked about our business and what the PROPPR is all about; we often encounter a few interesting questions and comments. Along with a few jokes and poo puns too. Things like… Why do I need a purpose built toilet stool? Can’t I just…

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warming tips for winter

It’s official… winter is here in the southern hemisphere. The days are shorter and chilly temperatures have us wanting to curl up on the lounge rather than get out and move, walk, exercise or perhaps even catch up with friends. Our energy levels may even start to feel like they are on an escalator heading nowhere…

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PROPPR toilet foot stools

This week is the first ever Australian Made Week (24-30 May) celebrating Australian Made products across the country. Did you know that every time you choose an Australian Made product, you’re making a difference to a local business, their workforce, the community, local families, and our industries more broadly? According to recent Roy Morgan research,…

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Sleep and rest for good gut health

The importance of sleep and rest for good gut health can often be overlooked. But, when it comes to our health, both physical and mental, sleep is one of the keys to our overall wellness. While we don’t need to be reminded how great we feel after a good night’s sleep, any ongoing lack of…

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