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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Water: This is a complex question. Depends on body size, exercise, heat and humidity and sweat rate. Can do 2nd opinion to help.

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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience Family Medicine
In general: 1/2 your boy wight in ounces , plus twice as much water added for caffine , plus extra 1/2 cup per hour of physical activities . This is what I have h ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Liu
Dr. David Liu answered
18 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
General answer: In general, you should drink enough water so that your urine is clear or very light yellow at least twice a day. There is no magic number of glasses ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
About 60%: There is variability based on age and fat content/lean body mass, but the human body is made up of about 60% water.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Hydration: Enough till you are not thirsty.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerry Tolbert
12 years experience Family Medicine
Can Be Dangerous: Typically, if you have good working kidneys and don't consume gallons of water without also eating something with some salt, your body will process th ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Does not work: A waste of time. There is no evidence this action has any value. Your liver and kidneys do a more effective job than any amount of water.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
Water need: Water makes up more than 60 percent of body weight. Suggest that six to eight glasses of water daily is generally the daily requirement cited by exper ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bert Bergland
46 years experience Family Medicine
Tan: Since I have no idea what might be occurring, i referred your question to a dermatologist. Hope that will prove helpful.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Habits: Craving is a phenomenon of habit. It is not biology or physiology. It is a symptom of addiction and is not in any way a message from your body that yo ... Read More

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