MMA fighter opts for 'urine therapy'

Health nuts and athletes can come up with some interesting ways to stay in shape, but rising MMA star Lyoto Machida from Brazil just might have everyone else beat. From Tatame Magazine:

Besides telling all his preparation routine, the undefeated fighter revealed a curious tradition in his family, a secret until then: urine therapy. Once in the day, he and his family drinks their own urine. "My father does that for a long time and bring it to us. People think it's a joke (laughs). I never said it in the United States because I don't know how the fans will react (laughs). I drink my urine every morning like a natural medicine", revealed the fighter.

Hat tip to SportsByBrooks.

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