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What best drink water?

Tap Water is OK: Despite claims to the contrary, most municipal tap water is very good. In fact, much of the bottled water in the us comes from the typical municipal water system. Think about this; most bottled water sold in the us costs more per gallon than gasoline. There is a huge marketing campaign about water and little scientific data. If you want bottled water they are all ok. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Weisman
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Hydration (Definition)

Hydration simply means increasing fluid intake whether its by you drinking more fluid ...Read more


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Why do I have to drink water?

Why do I have to drink water?

Necessary for life!: Without water, we cannot exist....Nearly 3/4 of your body is water-weighted. With that said, it does not mean you have to drink "clear-water" to live. Juice, milk, sodas/coffee/tea etc..Are actually mostly water..So you can live on these..But not recommended because of the junks in them--sugar/fructose, preservatives/colorings etc..Are the bad parts, not the water part.. Water=best drink on earth. ...Read more

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Why is it good to drink water?

Why is it good to drink water?

It is Essential: Water is the universal lubricant, solvent and cleansing agent. It is necessary in many of the biologic reactions in the body. Many body functions are reduced or stopped without adequate water to make them happen. ...Read more

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What occurs if i only drink water as a drink?

What occurs if i only drink water as a drink?

It would be good.: That would be healthy for you. No alcohol, no sugars, no carbonic acid, no extra calories, no added chemicals. Just plain hydration. Make sure there is a balanced diet to go along with that. ...Read more

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When during the day is it best to drink water?

When during the day is it best to drink water?

Throughout the day: There is not one time of day that is best to drink water; it should be your primary fluid intake and throughout the day. I start each day with two glasses then drink a glass hoursly until my urine is clear as water. Then continue as often as necessary to maintain clear urine. This is best for most people; but would not be good for people with heart disease or other be sure to check with your md. ...Read more

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Why when i drink water does it make me thirstier?

Why when i drink water does it make me thirstier?

Need more info: What else is going on? You may need to be seen by a pcp and provide a detailed history and undergo an exam and testing. Thirst is usually a function of the circulating blood volume and its components. Diabetes can create persistent thirst (polydipsia, polyuria, polyphagia), or frequent urination, drinking and eating. ...Read more

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When i drink water it taste like metal? why is that?

When i drink water it taste like metal? why is that?

Dysgeusia: is a change in your sense of taste due to a variety of causes; from medication you may be taking to dental problems. It is very common condition and no treatment is needed. With Geographic tongue people may notice they have a“bitter” or “metallic” taste in their mouths. Good luck. ...Read more