Additionally, seven out of ten said they didn’t rinse off before going in the pool.
Not showering beforehand increases the risk of infection for others – stuff like Giardia, E. coli, and parasites, according to an article on Yahoo!
My thought when peeing multiple times in every pool I ever ventured into was that chlorine would kill the bacteria, but I was wrong.
“An ideal swimming pool should be odorless, as chlorine only really smells when it’s interacting with contaminants. If the chlorine is pungent, you might want to cool off elsewhere.” Continue reading “1 In 5 Adults Pee In The Pool (And 100% Of Children)”