check this out about morarji desai.................
"In a 1978 interview with 60 Minutes reporter Dan Rather, India's former Prime Minister Morarji Desai stunned the American public by openly praising the benefits of drinking urine. Desai went on to explain how pee drinking could help bridge the health care gap that afflicts India's poor."
i remember in one episode (vietnam) of Anthony Bourdain (no reservations) he was given a dodgy looking drink to swallow. the host said the drink was a good cure for stomach upsets. anthjony bourdain held up the glass to the camera and quipped "cause and cure both in the same drink".