Thursday, April 23, 2015

Beet pee and Beet poop

So, one of times I peed today, it was pink. I was horrified. I had prostate cancer and surgery and radiation and another treatment. And I have, not for a long time, had blood in my urine and urinary tract infections that required being in a hospital and catheters and all the horror of all that.

But, just as I was nearing panic, I remembered I had eaten two roasted beets last night--and beets will make your pee pink.

So, I was ready when I had a poop a few hours later, for the red and pink that came when I flushed.

Beets do that to you, if they're fresh and roasted.

So, if you eat beets, remember I told you this....

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some ponderings by an aging white man who is an Episcopal priest in Connecticut. Now retired but still working and still wondering what it all means...all of it.