A split urine stream can occur for a variety of reasons. Find out what causes this surprising symptom — and whether you should worry. You take a bathroom break and find your urine stream has — quite unexpectedly — divided in two. It might sound like a college fraternity party trick, but a split stream is no joke. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center.
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If you do have to force yourself, here are 10 strategies that may work:. Turn on the faucet in your sink. Sit on the toilet. Try to relax, close your eyes, and focus on the sound of the water. The perineum is the area of flesh between the genitals and the anus. Sit on the toilet and try to relax. Use a squirt bottle to rinse your perineum with warm water.
Remember back in elementary school when everyone pulled their undies down to their shoes at the urinal? Turns out this might be the solution. Many young people are in a hurry and simply do not empty their urine all the way.
When I was a kid , my grandparents took my extended family out for a nice dinner. And before we sat down to eat, I went to go to the bathroom. I always took a piss before sitting down as a preventive measure, so that I wouldn't have to pee during the meal. But ten minutes after we sat down, I had to pee again. And again.