Have you noticed your urine becoming darker, despite drinking normal amounts of water and maintaining an otherwise healthy diet? If so, you may have jaundice. Under normal circumstances, the liver and pancreas create bile that is excreted from the body when we urinate. However, if the levels of bilirubin increase, the amount of bile excreted increases, and therefore our urine appears much darker in color. If you notice dark urine for more than a day, contact your doctor right away, as this is often a serious indication that something isn't working as it should.
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