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Clear Vs Yellow Urine
Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more
The color of urine: That almost sounds like the title of a movie.... In general clear urine means that the dilution is affected by the use of excess fluids, caffeine or other diuretic. This can be seen with alcohol and caffeinated beverages, and when drinking large amounts of other fluids. In an of itself, clear urine is not a disease or symptom of a disease. ...Read more
Hydration: dark urine usually means not enough hydration or water in your diet. You urine becomes very concentrated. At other times, when its lighter, you are having enough. Aim for 16 ounces ( one bottle) at least three times a day of water, in addition to fresh fruits and veggies- which are high in water content. Best of health ...Read more
I am a 29 yr old male and urine pH is 5, color : yellow, appearance : clear and specific gravity 1.017. What does it mean?
I'm a 27 year old male who wakes up 3-4 times a night to urinate. I average 96 ounces of mostly clear urine with a hint of yellow.
Smething wrong: with your calculations . If you have frequency at your age of 27 most likely urinary tract infection see your doctor for U C and Rx of antibiotics . 96 Oz is nearly 2700 cc times 3 to 4 a day ...Read more