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Frequent urination 23 year old male. Fasting glucose 4.7 mmol, urinalysis negative for protein. No burning or Cloudy urine. Is it possibly stress?

Frequent urination 23 year old male. Fasting glucose 4.7 mmol, urinalysis negative for protein. No burning or Cloudy urine. Is it possibly stress?

Frequent uination: There are many causes for frequent urination. Urinalysis in this issue should be a 24 hour urine collection with a substantial list - 5 or 6 laboratory studies - must be obtained. The lab studies can all be done on a 24 hour urine. ...Read more

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Stress (Definition)

Stress affects most people in some way. Acute (sudden, short-term) stress leads to rapid changes throughout the body. Almost all body systems (the heart and blood vessels, immune system, lungs, digestive system, sensory organs, and brain) gear up to meet perceived danger. These stress responses could prove beneficial in a critical, life-or-death situation. Over time, however, repeated stressful situations put a strain on the body that may contribute to physical and psychological problems. Chronic (long-term) stress can have real health consequences and should be addressed like any other health concern. Fortunately, research is showing that lifestyle changes and stress-reduction techniques can help people learn ...Read more


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Cloudy urine in the mornings and clears up throughout day. No burning. I take multivitamins at night. Normal Cbc. Is it leukemia?

Cloudy urine in the mornings and clears up throughout day. No burning. I take multivitamins at night. Normal Cbc. Is it leukemia?

Anxiety: You do not have Leukemia due to absence of bleeding and bruising problems, feeling tired, fever, and Normal CBC. Cloudy urine in the mornings may be due to excessive exercise, drinking little water, eating too much meat or vegetables and drinking lots of milk at dinner, or vaginal discharge mixing with urine. Stresses in your life are y causing Anxiety. Seeing a Therapist will help. ...Read more

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What is cloudy urine from? Like 3 times a week?

What is cloudy urine from? Like 3 times a week?

Phosphate crystals: By far the main cause of on and off cloudy urine is the formation of phosphate crystals, which results from various combinations of fluid and food intake. It's harmless. You can check it out by adding 1-2 drops of acid (e.g. vinegar) to a sample of cloudy urine. It will immediately turn crystal clear. ...Read more

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What are some reasons for cloudy urine?

Many benign options: If asymptomatic the most probable explanation is urinary phosphates. They come out of solution when the urine is alkaline and look "cloudy" then later, when the urine is acidic again, the phosphates will be in solution and when you void, you won't see them. Other causes are yeast, urine bacterial infection, or more serious causes usually associated with symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes cloudy urine?

What causes cloudy urine?

Many things : While it could be infection (UTI) it could just be debri or phosphates. If you're not having any other symptoms probably no issue. www.peedoc.com. ...Read more

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What does cloudy urine hint at?

What does cloudy urine hint at?

Cloudy urine: Cloudy urine can come from infections in the urine or also from crystals forming in the urine to make it appear cloudy. If you have no changes in your urinary symptoms you can try increasing your fluid intake and see if this clears. ...Read more

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Cloudy urine for couple weeks, got tested a couple days ago and came back normal but wasn't cloudy that day.Now is again. No other symptoms, thoughts?

Cloudy urine for couple weeks, got tested a couple days ago and came back normal but wasn't cloudy that day.Now is again. No other symptoms, thoughts?

Just hydrate!: I think the company Camelback had an advertisement that said, "Hydrate or die". While that may sound over the top, it does point to the importance of drinking fluids. 6-8 glasses of fluid (doesn't have to be water, but water is the healthiest) is a good goal. If your urine is still cloudy, then your doctor can order a urine microscopy test to determine what is causing the cloudiness. ...Read more

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Cloudy urine with strong odor all week. Any of you possibly know what I should do?

Infection: This may be a bladder infection. A quick visit to your doctor should get you an answer. A urinalysis can be done in the office easily. ...Read more

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Im 20 and have dark cloudy urine often should I be worried?

Dark, cloudy is : Not normal. No other symptoms? Try hydrating well - if not change d/w your physician. ...Read more

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What causes cloudy urine?

What causes cloudy urine?

Particles: Particles suspended in urine cause light to be scattered and cloudy. These particles could be white or red blood cells / debris / crystals. Someitmes very concentrated urine will appear cloudy. ...Read more

Urine (Definition)

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


Cloudy Urine (Definition)

Cloudy or murky urine is a sign of a urinary tract infection, which may also have an offensive smell. Murky urine may also be caused by the presence of bacteria, mucus, white blood cells or red blood cells, epithelial ...Read more