A 24-year-old male asked:
I drink a lot of juice. maybe 1 water a day. is this bad? will juice keep my hydrated
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General Practice 28 years experience
Hydration: Liquid is liquid. The only real concern here is that juice also has calories and they are 100% sugar calories. It is sugar that makes people fat and causes diabetes. So, the real 'bad' thing here is that you are consuming calories that have no nutritional value.
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Last updated Apr 1, 2014
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