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Doctor insights on: Advantages Of Drinking More Water

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Water (Definition)

Is a chemical compound with the formula h2o, containing 1 oxygen & 2 hydrogen atoms. It is a liquid at temperatures above 0'c at sea level. It covers 71% of the earth's surface & is vital for all life forms. Drinking water is essential, even though it contains no calories & no organic nutrients. It is a universal solvent with many uses, such as drinking, agriculture, ...Read more


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What are the health benefits of drinking cold water instead of hot water?

What are the health benefits of drinking cold water instead of hot water?

Traditional Chinese: medicine would encourage room temp water. http://www.medicaldaily.com/health-benefits-warm-water-6-ways-drinking-warm-water-can-heal-your-body-282218 ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking cold water instead of warm water?

Water temp: Drinking cold water can be experienced as more refreshing than tepid water by some. It can also help to cool you down. Traditional Chinese medicine encourages use of water that is closer to body temperature. ...Read more

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What would be the benefit of drinking spring water rather than regular 'drinking water'?

What would be the benefit of drinking spring water rather than regular 'drinking water'?

Nothing: Many times the "spring water" is not as pure as the normal "tap/drinking water". The requirements on a public water supplier by the epa and the state department of the environment is extremely controlled, and cost the water supplier a significant amount of time, money, and proper certifications just to produce this level of water quality. Spring water is not controlled and has many contaminates. ...Read more

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Are there any health benefits to drinking lemon water? Other than the obvious water benefits?

Are there any health benefits to drinking lemon water? Other than the obvious water benefits?

Lemon in the: Water before/during a meal can stimulate gastric juices and aid digestion. It's refreshing also, which can aid in mood regulation a bit. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking 4litres of water a day?

What are the benefits of drinking 4litres of water a day?

Can be dangerous: Drinking abnormally large amounts of water can be dangerous. This causes major electrolyte abnormalities and can have very serious consequences. ...Read more

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Does drinking purified water instead of tap water really make a difference?

Does drinking purified water instead of tap water really make a difference?

Yes: It depends on your water souce, but most municipal water sources have an unhealthy amount of impurities, and often the amount of chlorine used to make the water better can be a oxidizer to the body. Also there is a growing number of Estrogens found in water sources. As a rule, i drink bottled water or filtered. ...Read more

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Drinking a lots of water why?

Drinking a lots of water  why?

Water: Increased thirst for water out of proportion to your baseline could be due to simple dehydration, or more serious would be diabetes mellitus or diabetes insipidus. Polydipsia is the term used in medicine to describe the symptom. It is important to get blood and urine tests to determine if one of those conditions is present so treatment can get started as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Is drinking 3l of water too much?

Is drinking 3l of water too much?

Not if exercising...: Exercise and increased ambient heat will increase fluid requirements over and above the two liter, minimum threshold. Id you are engaged in high intensity sporting activities and become thirsty, you are finished, because you will lose more water than your GI tract can absorb: hence the rule, drink when not thirsty! ...Read more

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Is drinking water from a water purifier safer than drinking from the tap?

Is drinking water from a water purifier safer than drinking from the tap?

Depends on the tap: Some tap water is as good or better than purified water. Some tap water is not good for you. It is a local question to be asked of the local health department. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of drinking cold water instead of room temperature water?

What are the health benefits of drinking cold water instead of room temperature water?

Water temp: http://www.medicaldaily.com/health-benefits-warm-water-6-ways-drinking-warm-water-can-heal-your-body-282218

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Is drinking fizzy water healthy compared to non fizzy water?

Is drinking fizzy water healthy compared to non fizzy water?

NO: I see no advantage or disadvantage of the carbonation, so drink whichever you enjoy. Just keep drinking water. Good luck. ...Read more

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What are the good effects of drinking lots of water ?

What are the good effects of drinking lots of water ?

Lots!: Water removes the toxins from our body and keeps us healthy and fresh, keeps skin healthy, prevents lots of diseases and lots more! ...Read more

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What're the risks of drinking too much coffee?

What're the risks of drinking too much coffee?

Coffee: Caffeinism is result, with jitters & agitation & disorientation with cardiovascular toxicity, similar to stimulant toxicity. ...Read more

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What are the pros and cons of drinking more water?

What are the pros and cons of drinking more water?

Many benefits: result from drinking lots of water. Maintaining good hydration helps people to feel better, and reduces the risks of headaches, muscle cramps, stomach problems, kidney stones, and constipation. These are only a few of the potential benefits. The only con is that drinking huge volumes of water without taking in enough electrolytes can result in water intoxication but this is extremely rare. ...Read more

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What are the added benefits from drinking purified water?

What are the added benefits from drinking purified water?

None: Just gives money to producers who claim that purified water is better. True for the us and europe. Different in developing countries. ...Read more

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Is drinking hot water better for weight loss than drinking cold water?

Is drinking hot water better for weight loss than drinking cold water?

Water temperature: I am not aware of literature indicating that water temperature will have an impact on weight loss. ...Read more

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Does drinking carbonated water cause kidney stones and if not is there any difference in the benefit of drinking water between flat vs seletzer water?

Does drinking carbonated water cause kidney stones and if not is there any difference in the benefit of drinking water between flat vs seletzer water?

Minerals, hydration: Ample hydration is best prevention, whether still or sprkling water. Seltzer os carbonated watsr, no minerals. Mineral water (fizzy or not) has extra minerals that may or may not affect stone formation. Club soda is seltzer with extra bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate). Effects may vary with thpe lf stone. Generally bubbles dontmatterr ...Read more