A German live streamer is revolting the web with a troubling well-being routine that entails ingesting seven pints of his own urine per day.
“It is the body’s own vaccination,” Hamburg’s Jan Schünemann, 26, instructed the Daily Mail.
Schünemann claimed that consuming his urine can keep off sicknesses and mitigate melancholy. The sports activities coach and scholar then stream his ill-advised ritual on Instagram and YouTube within the hopes that others will observe go well with. He additionally applies pee to his pores and skin, eyes, and even his ears — by way of a syringe.
The different drugs practitioner claims that his liquid weight-reduction plan wards off illness, and imbues him with sufficient power to the place he solely requires between 4 and seven hours of sleep an evening. Not solely that however the one time the pee proponent falls ailing is reportedly from junk meals, which he claims is regular for everybody.
“I have a better quality of life since doing this,” stated Schünemann, who stresses that urine has “everything the body needs.” Currently, specialists advise in opposition to imbibing pee — a follow referred to as urotherapy — as it will probably introduce microorganisms and different dangerous substances into the bloodstream in addition to injury the kidneys, reported Healthline.
Schünemann says he first “discovered Shivambu Kalpa [a concept of “urine therapy” stated to have originated in India] by way of the web and was very open-minded about it” having suffered from melancholy.
And after making an attempt at the wastewater therapy as soon as, Schünemann knew he needed to proceed because of the huge psychological enhancements he skilled.
Schünemann stated the following held specific attraction as a result of its availability. “It’s very natural and accessible for every human being,” he added.
However, regardless of reportedly bettering his high quality of life, the diuretic devotee admits that “it is all about balance.”
“I have to remind myself that I still live in this society,” stated Schünemann, whose girlfriend has but to remark publicly on his pastime.
Nonetheless, he stated that “it doesn’t matter what anybody else says or thinks because you are only here for your own experience anyway.”
Schünemann isn’t the one subscriber to urine remedy. A Facebook group made headlines after claiming consuming one’s own wee “eliminates illness” and inspiring folks to scrub their toes in it. Meanwhile, a Maryland painter even likened the style of coconut water.