Latest Urine Stories

Product Engineering May Draw Inspiration From Animal Pee Study
2014-07-01 12:47:01

[ Watch the Video: Water Experiment 1: Empty In The Same Time Span ] Gerard LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A recent study from the Georgia Institute of Technology on how quickly animals urinate reveals that previous information on urinary flow dynamics may not "hold water" after all. David Hu, Georgia Tech’s assistant professor led the study of how quickly 32 different animals urinated. The findings indicate that animals will urinate in about the same time no...

2014-06-02 23:01:08

Founded in 1984, InventHelp is attempting to submit this idea, the Taylor Carry All Patient Companion, to companies for their review. Pittsburgh, Pa (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Having to provide assistance to patients when they need to move from point A to point B takes up a lot of staff time. Also, urinal bottles are often placed on and removed from the overbed eating table before and after use. "I decided that there needed to be a better way to do this," said an inventor from Moncks...

2014-05-30 23:03:52

MVPee is announcing their new funny scented urinal screen subscription that includes six custom urinal screens and a changing glove for $19.95 plus $2.95 shipping. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 MVPee.com is unveiling the next level in their monthly custom scented urinal screen subscription program. The new “6-Pack” level features six custom urinal screens and a changing glove delivered monthly at a cost of $19.95 plus $2.95 shipping. This 6-pack subscription allows bars and...

2014-05-19 14:51:45

American Thoracic Society A new study by researchers from California and Canada indicates a simple urine test can indicate the presence of venous thromboembolism, a blood clot that has broken free from its point of origin and which travels through the bloodstream, eventually lodging in a vein. The test evaluates the levels of fibrinopeptide B (FPB), a small peptide that's released when a thrombosis forms and which is removed from the body through urine. The results of the study will be...

urine not sterile
2014-05-19 08:55:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Although urine has long-been thought to be sterile, a new study has found that not only can bacteria survive in urine – they are relatively prolific in women with overactive bladder (OAB). "Doctors have been trained to believe that urine is germ-free," said Linda Brubaker, dean of Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine (SSOM) and an investigator in the new study, which was presented on Sunday as part of the 2014...

2014-05-01 23:01:29

MVPee is Introducing their new funny urinal screen featuring the message "Putin Needs Some Yellow In His Rainbow." Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 MVPee is unveiling their latest creation, the "Putin needs some yellow in his rainbow" funny, scented urinal screen. This full-color design directs urinal users to add their own yellow to complete the rainbow. This exciting new urinal screen design is now available at MVPee.com. By giving patrons something to aim at in the...

2014-04-29 23:03:38

Christopher Oliver has become a partner at MVPee.com and will be spearheading the promotional campaign to raise awareness about the benefits of funny custom scented urinal screens. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Christopher Oliver joins MVPee.com as senior partner to promote the company's unique line of humorous custom urinal screens. He will be responsible for developing and executing advertising campaigns and raising public awareness regarding the benefits of funny urinal...

2014-04-14 12:37:46

Eliminating sleep disorder is the hidden key to cure FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the National Kidney Foundation, approximately one out of every 50 young adults has a problem with bedwetting. It is a condition filled with myth, misunderstanding, ineffective treatments, and often hidden shame for the child, teen or adult bedwetter. The underlying cause of bedwetting is actually related to a sleep disorder. The Center for Bedwetting Treatment...

space potty
2014-04-10 04:44:34

[ Watch the Video: Space Potty: Using The Bathroom In Space ] rredOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online It might not be as glamorous as taking the first steps on the moon or sending a rover to explore Mars, but new research appearing in the journal ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering could solve an age-old problem associated with space travel: what to do with all of the astronaut pee produced during interstellar travel? Rather than just ejecting the fluid...

Peeing In The Pool - Is It Safe?
2014-03-27 07:33:16

American Chemical Society Sanitary-minded pool-goers who preach "no peeing in the pool," despite ordinary and Olympic swimmers admitting to the practice, now have scientific evidence to back up their concern. Researchers are reporting that when mixed, urine and chlorine can form substances that can cause potential health problems. Their study appears in ACS' journal Environmental Science & Technology. Jing Li, Ernest Blatchley, III, and colleagues note that adding chlorine to pool...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'