Normal urine is yellowish in color, ranging from clear to deep amber. The color depends on how diluted it is, meaning how much liquid you consume. All urine has a slight odor that can vary with your diet.
Cute Baby Pees on Floor
Peeing in the shower is one of those things a lot of people have done at some point but may be reluctant to admit. It makes such perfect sense on a practical level, though! You also may have heard that urine is sterile, so you can pee on yourself with abandon and still technically be clean. Here, experts weigh in on this pressing question. Your pee is mostly water, according to the Mayo Clinic. However, it can contain a bunch of other stuff, too, Stephanie Kielb, M. That includes urea a waste product that forms when your body breaks down proteins , urochrome a pigment that gives pee its color , creatinine a waste product that forms with the normal breakdown of muscle , and ammonia a compound that can give your pee a really strong smell when it gets too concentrated. Kielb says.
Causes of adult bed-wetting
Posted by Jennifer Hines. Bed-wetting also known as sleep enuresis and urinary incontinence is a fairly common condition in young children and is seen as a sign of an immature, developing bladder. In fact, most doctors don't consider bed-wetting in children to be a sign of a problem unless the child is older than seven years old, or the child has begun wetting the bed again after six months of maintaining overnight bladder control. However, when adults wet the bed it is often an indication of an underlying illness, disease, or a symptom of other untreated medical conditions. For adults, wetting the bed can not only be a devastatingly embarrassing condition, but it is often a sign of other medical troubles. If you're an adult who frequently wets the bed, it's a good idea to discuss your symptoms with your primary care provider to find the root cause of your problem. Here is a list of common causes of sleep enuresis.
The medical name for not being able to control your pee is enuresis pronounced: en-yuh-REE-sis. Sometimes enuresis is also called involuntary urination. Nocturnal enuresis is involuntary urination that happens at night while sleeping, after the age when a person should be able to control his or her bladder. Involuntary urination that happens during the day is known as diurnal enuresis. Most of us think of bedwetting as something that happens with little kids. But this problem affects about 1—2 out of every teens. The bladder is a muscular receptacle, or holding container, for pee urine. It expands gets bigger as pee enters and then contracts gets smaller to push the pee out. But people with nocturnal enuresis have a problem that causes them to pee involuntarily at night.