Why That 'Clean Swimming Pool' Smell Is Actually Bad For Your Health

The Conversation UK | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Tech
The Conversation UK

Nitrogen trichloride, also known as trichloramine, is made when the urea in your pee reacts with chlorine - the disinfectant widely used in swimming pool water. Nitrogen trichloride is largely made by accident in pools these days, but this compound was originally made for interest in 1812 by Pierre Louis DuLong.

Is It Dangerous To Hold In Your Wee? This Video Explains All

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We’re all guilty of holding in wee every now and then. But could holding in a full bladder be ruining your health? It depends, according to a D News...

Do You Find Yourself Going to the Bathroom More Often When You Are Stressed at Work? Your Bladder Might Need Retraining

Dr Nitu Bajekal | Posted 04.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Nitu Bajekal

It is uncommon for most young women with an overactive bladder (OAB) to need further tests. It is also important to remember that many treatments have side effects, so specialist advice is recommended in a select few women. Lifestyle changes and bladder retraining should be the first line of treatment as with the right advice, women can get control back over their lives.

Do You Pee In The Shower?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There are two types of people in this world: those who pee in the shower and those who don't. Or, as one reddit user quite rightly suggests, those who...

Proof The Germans Are Very Unhappy With Levels Of Public Urination

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK

Residents of Hamburg's red-light and nightclub district St. Pauli will get a shock if they decide to spend a penny in public. New urine-repellent p...

Men May Urinate Standing Up, German Court Rules

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK

Men may stand up as they urinate, a German court has ruled. The case came after a landlord attempted to retain part of his tenant’s deposit for ...

How I Didn't Piss on Myself and Became Britain's Favourite Sweetheart

Lee Kern | Posted 31.01.2015 | UK Comedy
Lee Kern

So last night my girlfriend and I got stinkingly pissed. We came home and passed out on the bed. I woke up three hours later and went to the toilet. As I stood up urinating I started feeling dizzy and like I was gonna pass out. I knew I was blacking out and needed to get myself to the ground but was still pissing and didn't want to get piss everywhere.

Five Guilt Trips to Expect on Becoming a Mother

Louisa Leontiades | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Leontiades

You might already feel guilty just for getting pregnant if you're not married and you've been brought up by that type of family. Or for ditching your work without an adequate handover when you bugger off for maternity leave (because who cares when your pelvis is falling apart and you can't pull your pants up properly).

Here Are Signs You Have An Overactive Bladder

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Overactive bladder syndrome (OAB) is a urological condition when your bladder contracts and it isn't quite full. "It is a common condition where n...

Bladder Cancer: How To Spot The Symptoms

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Bladder cancer is the tenth most common cancer in the UK - affecting more men than women. According to Cancer Research UK, more than half (55%) of ...

How To Tell Whether You Have Kidney Problems

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Kidney problems are common, says the NHS and the number of people with chronic kidney problems is steadily increasing. So why is that? Is it becau...

I Once Went Into a Pub Loo...

Aaron Child | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Aaron Child

I once went into a pub loo and they were playing a live recording of a Billy Connolly gig over head in the speakers. This was totally separate to the music that was played upstairs. I came away thinking I had dreamt it up or had some sort of Scottish comedy stoke.

#WeDrinkWee Backlash Against Couple Who Quaff Their Own Urine

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Have you been flushing away liquid gold down the toilet? In the eyes of Bex Long and John Dixon, you have indeed, as this couple use their own uri...

What Your Wee Says About You

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us don't tend to explore the contents of the toilet bowl after having a wee, but what we don't realise is that we might just be flushing away ...

Simple Urine Test May Help Bladder Cancer Diagnosis

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Something as simple as a urine test may be able to distinguish between aggressive and low-grade bladder cancers, allowing doctors to tailor personalis...

How Many Tradesmen Relieve Themselves In Your SINK?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.10.2013 | UK

A whopping 6 ouf of 10 tradesmen in Britain have admitted to relieving themselves in customers’s sink, according to a new survey. Plumbers and el...

PICTURES: Angry Tradesman Pours Urine Over Watchdog Presenter

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

TV presenter Matt Allwright receives a lukewarm reception in the latest episode of Watchdog after the angry owner of an aerial installation company sq...

Police Hunt Man Who Soaked Train Passenger With Bottle Of Urine (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK

Police are hunting a man who poured a bottle of urine through a stationary train window, soaking a female passenger. Officers from British Transp...

Disastrous Coach Trip Ends In POOnami After Excrement And Urine Floods Bus

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK

A trip back from Weston-Super-Mare turned into a journey from hell for one Croydon family after the on-board toilet on the coach overflowed, flooding ...