Category: pee

7% of men suffer from paruresis, an anxiety disorder that means…

7% of men suffer from paruresis, an anxiety disorder that means you can’t pee if other people are in close proximity.

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Ancient Egyptians had a pregnancy test where potentially…

Ancient Egyptians had a pregnancy test where potentially pregnant women peed on barley and wheat seeds. Plant growth indicated pregnancy: barley for a boy and wheat for a girl. Later tests show urine of pregnant women does cause plant growth 70% of the time, while urine of non-pregnant does not.

You can die from holding your pee. Astronomer Tycho Brahe was…

You can die from holding your pee. Astronomer Tycho Brahe was reportedly drinking profusely at a royal banquet and refused to go to the bathroom because he’d rather die than be impolite. So he did die from a burst bladder.

Hey Guys, Don’t Microwave Your Pee In A 7-11

Hey Guys, Don’t Microwave Your Pee In A 7-11