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    Tuna... not your typical TUNA thread


    Whatsup guys,

    Ever since I've started cutting, and woofing down that tuna, I have a little issue. Well, not really an issue lol, but it's kinda weird.

    Everytime I eat my tuna salad concoction (tuna, fat-free mayo, relish... sometimes crab, sometimes diced up dill pickles instead of relish) shortly there after, when its time to take a leak, I run to the bathroom, unzip, and let loose. MAN does my piss stink! It's almost bad enough to make my eyes water, and definitely bad enough to make my nose run...

    Lol. So maybe its not bad enough to make my nose run, but it stinks pretty bad. It smells like one of those pisses you take when you wake up after finishing a case of beer the night before, except worse.

    My question for you guys is, do ya'll think it's the dill relish that's making it stink like that? It only happens after I ear tuna salad. I don't think it happens when I just ear regular tuna, but then again, I haven't eatin tuna plan in a few months. Oh well, no biggie if it is, it's still damn good and easy to make and packed full of protein.

    Looking forward to the responses

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    hmn maybe you dont get enough water. Or maybe it could be the pickles.
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    lol some of you guys over think things, stinky pee is one of them!
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    it's the salts and amines in the tuna
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    I get it everyday...no big deal...sinner, i think it's more than the sodium/aminos...

    Try and eat some asparagus and see what your piss smells like.
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    Quote Originally Posted by PumpingIron View Post
    I get it everyday...no big deal...sinner, i think it's more than the sodium/aminos...

    Try and eat some asparagus and see what your piss smells like.
    There's a sulfonide in asparagus that gets released in your piss.

    Fish easily degrades giving off amonia nast. Ever put lemon on your fish to make it taste better?
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    asparagus pee is the worst...
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    i get that every time i eat tuna... so like everyday
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    Either way, you're in the bathroom...does it really matter?
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    Yep..ammonia build up.
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    I know when I hit Ketosis on low carb I get the same foulness
    Is that also ammonia build up.
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    Quote Originally Posted by brass monkey View Post
    I know when I hit Ketosis on low carb I get the same foulness
    Is that also ammonia build up.
    Ammonia, yes...but I also think that the Ketone bodies present in the urine themselves lend to the wonderful odor.
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    Quote Originally Posted by whatastud08 View Post
    Ammonia, yes...but I also think that the Ketone bodies present in the urine themselves lend to the wonderful odor.
    Gotta love the smell of urine. Instead of using expensive colognes, I just disguise myself as a girlscout and call up R. Kelly.
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    Haha thanks guys. I'm not too worried about the smell, just found it kind of akward.

    BTW, mixing in some natural pre-cooked crab meat is a GREAT way to mix things up. It tastes amazing.
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    Dude, off the subject, but not - Morning-Wood pee is the worst - ouch!
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    Are you guys really eating tuna everyday?

    If so, is it chunk light or albacore? I used to eat tuna and tilapia quite frequently as well but I have since been educated on the dangers of such high fish consumption.

    Anyone eating it daily should review the literature on mercury toxicity. There are numerous websites that list the the mercury content of not only tuna, but all popular fish.

    The smart thing to do is limit yourself to about 8 oz/week of fish, regardless of the type your are consuming.

    The current literature was a real eye opener for me. Don't take my word for it though, the facts are out there.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Birdsizzle View Post
    Are you guys really eating tuna everyday?

    If so, is it chunk light or albacore? I used to eat tuna and tilapia quite frequently as well but I have since been educated on the dangers of such high fish consumption.

    Anyone eating it daily should review the literature on mercury toxicity. There are numerous websites that list the the mercury content of not only tuna, but all popular fish.

    The smart thing to do is limit yourself to about 8 oz/week of fish, regardless of the type your are consuming.

    The current literature was a real eye opener for me. Don't take my word for it though, the facts are out there.
    I eat Trader Joe's chunk light tongol, and I've done my research on the mercury content. This particular brand has the lowest content of any of the major brands of canned tuna, including chunk light.

    The best way to eat it is to add sour cream and hot sauce.
    Fat free mayo? What is the point of that? If it has no fat it's going to have carbs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by matthew76 View Post
    Dude, off the subject, but not - Morning-Wood pee is the worst - ouch!
    Especially when it gets in your eye....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Al Shades View Post
    Fat free mayo? What is the point of that? If it has no fat it's going to have carbs.
    Thats the point cheif.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Smokey3957 View Post
    Thats the point cheif.
    The point is to have mayo as a carbo source? Wow, I didn't know that, chief.

    Not sure why anyone would add carbs to meat (F+P) anyways.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Birdsizzle View Post
    Are you guys really eating tuna everyday?

    If so, is it chunk light or albacore? I used to eat tuna and tilapia quite frequently as well but I have since been educated on the dangers of such high fish consumption.

    Anyone eating it daily should review the literature on mercury toxicity. There are numerous websites that list the the mercury content of not only tuna, but all popular fish.

    The smart thing to do is limit yourself to about 8 oz/week of fish, regardless of the type your are consuming.

    The current literature was a real eye opener for me. Don't take my word for it though, the facts are out there.
    You don't belong on this board. Leave now.

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    Ive never had any problems with my pee smelling bad after eating Tuna! I mix my tuna with rice/cheese, sprinkle some salt/pepper, its great or just right out the can!
  

  
 

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