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A 40-year-old member asked:
8 years experience Emergency Medicine
Electrolytes: Gatorade & water will both hydrate you the same. However, when you exercise, you also lose electrolytes which are important for helping your body work ... Read More
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
Gatorade not great: Yes gatorade has electrolytes but also a ton of sugar which can prevent people from losing weight and optimizing performance. I still recommend it fo ... Read More
26 years experience Pediatrics
It isn't: Gatorade does not hydrate you better than water. Gatorade contains a lot of salt and sugar that most people absolutely don't need when exercising. I ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
39 years experience Family Medicine
Weight loss: I am not familiar with the effect of "hot water ingestion" on a person's overall body mass index / body weight.
This might be best answered by a Ga ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
37 years experience Family Medicine
It can be bad: Drinking too much water can lead to severe disturbances of electrolytes in your blood which can cause devastating medical problems. Your best bet is t ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
36 years experience Family Medicine
A 43-year-old member asked:
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: It takes an awful lot and is very uncomfortable to ingest that amount, but you can get sick from too much water at one time.
A 44-year-old member asked:
43 years experience Pathology
Bad idea: A good way to end up in the hospital. If you are going to do something radical, why not go out and run with a group of fitness-minded friends? You ma ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
18 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes.: They can swim.
A 31-year-old female asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
Watch/ reduce Na: Watch and reduce sodium intake. Decrease fluid to 1000cc a day.
A 26-year-old female asked:
16 years experience Internal Medicine
No: It's ok for health. What did you hear? Why do you think it may be bad?
A 35-year-old member asked:
25 years experience Dentistry
Absolutely!: Very rarely water, just like any other substance, can be considered a poison when over-consumed in a short period of time. Water intoxication mostly ... Read More
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