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Peeing in pool may be harmful for you

  • Peeing in the pool is definitely gross but researchers at Purdue and China Agricultural University revealed that it's not good for urine to mix with the chlorine and other chemicals in the water. Discover reports that the mixing results in the birth of two dangerous chemical products namely, cyanogen chloride and thrichloramine. 

    These harmful chemicals can affect the lungs, central nervous system and heart. They have also been linked to the health problems experienced by pool staff, swimmers and lifeguards. 

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