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Incontinence is frighteningly common.
Doctors can tell a lot about your health from your urine sample, if you take it properly.
If you're not sure why you need a urine test or the right way to collect a sample, here's what you need to know.
The busier the pool, the worse it is.
Nitrogen trichloride makes swimming pools smell and is a good indicator of plenty of pee.
Normal pee should be the colour of straw.
Beetroot, artificial colours, vitamin supplements, medications and illnesses can change the colour of your urine or bowel motions.
Newly built toilets at Harper transit site in Liberia.
While everyone needs access to proper sanitation to stay healthy, for girls and women it is also an issue of safety and equal participation in society.
Blood is just one of the body fluids we need to survive.
Blood bag via www.shutterstock.com.
By learning a bit more about these body fluids, we can develop a deeper appreciation for the beauty and complexity of our own biology.
The question of whether your reaction to asparagus is down to your stomach or your nose is a 300-year-old mystery.
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While peeing in a pool may be disgusting, it might also cause health problems in swimmers, new research shows. Researchers…