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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
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
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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
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