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What Color
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                                                                                                                             Is Your Pee?
Provided By: Bulletproof Staff
Of all the big health moves you can make, here is the change that may have the biggest potential for impact: drink more water.
How often should you pee?
  How do you know if you’re drinking enough? Your pee is one of the most obvious bio-indicators of how well you’re treating your body. You probably rarely look in the toilet. But it pays to take a second and check the color in
For most people, going four to 10 times a day is a sign that you’re drink- ing enough water. If you’re peeing fewer than four times per day, you may be dehydrated. Check the chart.
the bowl. The urine color chart below can identify whether the color in the toilet indicates you’re drinking the right amount of water. While your pee can hint at broader health issues, this is just a guide – if you have health concerns, see your doctor.
If you regularly pee more often than 10 times a day, pay attention to the color in the bowl. If it’s crystal clear, you may be drinking too much water. If you’re not drinking more than the rec- ommended amount, see your doctor.
Publisher’s Note: Water is key to every function in your body. Turn to the article beginning on page 20 for more details. Be sure to see your doctor if you have any concerns regarding color, odor, or cloudiness.
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You’re overhydrated. You need to cut back on water.
This is a healthy color. You’re getting enough water.
Spot on! You’re hydrating the right amount.
You might have this after taking vitamin B.
You’re verging on dehydration. Have a glass of water.
You’re dehydrated. Stop what you’re doing. Drink a glass of water, and drink more water throughout the rest of the day.
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