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Old 21 January 2013, 02:50 AM
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Icon24 A happy hour urban myth: Is 'breaking the seal' a real thing?

It’s around the third beer when it hits you. Your bladder feels full and you gotta go -- like, now. You head to the restroom, and as you leave, your friend jokes that you're risking "breaking the seal": You urinate once while drinking and after that, you’ll have to get up every five minutes to pee.

It's an urban myth that even urologists wonder about, as it turns out.
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Old 21 January 2013, 01:12 PM
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I find the same thing happens when I'm consuming a lot of water throughout the day. I always figured that I was just hydrated to the point that everything's being processed through pretty regularly.
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