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im a 19 yr old male.how much water should i drink daily? does excessive water intake cause any kidney problem?

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Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
WATER INTAKE: You can drink 8-10 glasses per day. Excessive water intake does not ruin the kidneys.
Answered on Nov 20, 2013
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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Water: Six to eight, eight ounce glasses a day.Excess water drinking will cause mor frequent urination.
Answered on Feb 6, 2014
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