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Lorton, VA
A 36-year-old male asked:

The past couple days i've been dehydrated and always thirsty no matter how much water i drink. didn't drink alcohol. is this dry mouth? cures? thx

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Dehydrated thirsty: Go to doctor/urgent care may be diabetes. Also check thyroid. Also always alternate water with diet drinks with pure water constantly you can dilute your body sodium and that is not good.
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