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What Are The Symptoms Of Ketones In Urine?

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Acidic Urine | Acidic Urine Symptoms | Treatment For Acidic Urine

Urine is a waste product of the human body. It is a result of the filtration process that takes place in the kidneys. The kidneys filter the blood and remove the impurities and other materials that are considered to be surplus to the requirements of the body. These impurities and surplus materials are passed into the urinary bladder along with some water. Urine collects throughout the day and is often passed when the bladder becomes full and signals its need to be evacuated. Acidic urine is a problem that affects many people. Urine is, by nature, acidic. However, the degree of acidity is low enough for urine to be passed without any discomfort or pain. When the acidity of the urine increases, it causes discomfort during urination. Among acidic urine symptoms, discomfort while passing urine is the most common problem. This discomfort is felt in the form of burning as urine is passed. The lining of the urinary bladder and the urethra are damaged when acidic urine is passed. This is why there is the sensation of burning. The problem is one that compounds itself as the acidity causes more and more damage. The most common cause of acidic urine is a lack of hydration. When the body does Continue reading >>

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  1. spacistacey

    I keep hearing the mention of the ketone strip, are they something I need to purchace? what exactly do they do? And where can I get them?

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    You only have one life, live it well!!

  2. MsJulieRae

    Hi Stacey
    You purchase them over the counter at a drug store. They are a little expensive. It measures how many ketones are in your urine. There is a color chart on the side of the bottle and the darker the color (purple) means you are burning fat.
    Hope that helps...Enjoy your Sunday! Julie

  3. sweetthing

    Hey there...
    I get the strips and cut them in half.....saves money..

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