Big Thunder Mountain Railroad is, as the spiel says, “The wildest ride in the wilderness!” True. True. But, according to a new study, it can also help cure a pretty common medical problem!
It turns out that riding the western themed coaster can help you pass kidney stones! Who knew!?
Theme Park Insider reports, “researchers from Michigan State University detailed how riding Big Thunder Mountain Railroad at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom helped patients pass their small kidney stones.” Isn’t that crazy!?
Here is the (boring) scientific explanation: