Here's Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid To Sit Down On A Public Toilet

Have you ever spent five minutes building a nest of loo roll on a public toilet seat before answering nature's call? Or do you just attempt the awkward hover and hope for the best? (It never ends well, trust us.)

According to science (that's right, it's official), you have been wasting your time. Here's why you should just brave it and sit your bum down on that dodgy looking plastic.