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IN Health & Fitness ON 03 Apr, 2016
Apart from coming out in different colour shades, our pee has some interesting and weird facts too. One of them being that it can whiten our teeth. Eww! But that's 100% true; apart from this, pee is a sign that depicts our overall health as well.
Let's scroll down here to know more about our 'inside out' bestie.
..used to advise patients to wash their teeth with pee for whiter teeth. Sounds crazy right? Trust me it isn't, urine actually contains ammonia which actually makes teeth whiter.
But it varies with how much you eat and drink.
..it's less than 7 secs even when you feel really needed to go, then you might have an infection.
Friends fans, don't act like Joey. The trick won't work.
Frequent visit to the bathroom is a good signal for health. It also gives essential information about your heart and kidney health, also about your liver function.
Check the chart.
Possibly your kidneys are spilling glucose or protein into your urine.
Junk food, coffee, garlic etc can make your pee smell bad, but it can be controlled if you stay well-hydrated.
Paruresis, also called as Pee shyness, is a condition where a person is unable to pee if there are people nearby him/her.
If you pee when you laugh, sneeze or exercise, then it's normal, this is known as Stress Urinary Incontinence.
They used to soak up hankies or socks with their urine and then cover their faces with it. In that era, it was believed to be the best process for breathing in war.
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