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Is it proper to drink cold water during pregnancy?

Is it proper to drink cold water during pregnancy?

TCM: From a traditional chinese medicine standpoint, the healthiest way to drink water is a room temperature. The concepts are a little complex ; come from the perspective of eastern medicine. See: http://universaltcm. Wordpress. Com/education-information/cold-foods-cold-drinks-caused-health-problems/. ...Read more

Dr. Tanya Russo
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Is it ok to take cold drinks or cold water during pregnancy?

Is it ok to take cold drinks or cold water during pregnancy?

TCM: From a traditional chinese medicine standpoint, the healthiest way to drink water is a room temperature. The concepts are a little complex ; come from the perspective of eastern medicine. See: http://universaltcm. Wordpress. Com/education-information/cold-foods-cold-drinks-caused-health-problems/. ...Read more

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Is it good to drink ice cold water during pregnancy?

TCM: From a traditional chinese medicine standpoint, the healthiest way to drink water is a room temperature. The concepts are a little complex ; come from the perspective of eastern medicine. See: http://universaltcm. Wordpress. Com/education-information/cold-foods-cold-drinks-caused-health-problems/. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to drink cold water during 1month pregnancy?

Yes: It will not harm fetus. From a traditional chinese medicine standpoint, drinking room temperature beverages is considered optimum for inner balance. ...Read more

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Which one is better, drinking cold or hot water during pregnancy?

Atlhough you can: Drink hot or cold water while pregnant; from a traditional chinese medicine perspective - room temperature is optimal. The concepts are a little complex & come from the perspective of eastern medicine. See: http://universaltcm. Wordpress. Com/education-information/cold-foods-cold-drinks-caused-health-problems/. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to take cold water, drinks during pregnancy?

Yes. That is safe: For the fetus. However, from a traditional chinese medicine perspective - drinking fluids at room temperature is considered optimum. ...Read more

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Can heart attacks be caused by drinking cold water during a meal?

Can heart attacks be caused by drinking cold water during a meal?

Heart attack: If drinking cold water during a meal can cause a heart attack it must be very rare. Physiologically there isn't much reason why it should happen. ...Read more

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Is drinking cold water good or bad for you?

Is drinking cold water good or bad for you?

Water: Drinking cold water can be quite refreshing. Drinking room temperature water is recommended in Traditional Chinese Medicine to maintain balance. ...Read more

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Is there any problem with drinking cold water?

Is there any problem with drinking cold water?

Go for it: Water is an essential ingredient and the taste is usually enhanced when it is cooled. A few people can get a brief headache if they drink a large amount quickly, but this is benign. So drink away with cool or cold water. There is no problem as long as the water is pure. ...Read more

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Does drinking cold water makes your belly big?

Does drinking cold water makes your belly big?

No: Cold water becomes very warm in your body. It does not affect your abdominal size. ...Read more

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Why does drinking cold water bad for the vocal cord?

Who thinks it is?: Where did this idea come from? Most people find drinking cold water to be soothing & of course helps stay cooler if in a hot environment. Humans are very good at inventing all kinds of ideas which have little relation to reality, Instead, study anatomy, physics, chemistry (life & our bodies are exquisite implementations of both - yet so complex, beyond full understanding). Good start: Khan Academy ...Read more

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Why do I get trembling and chills after drinking cold water?

Why do I get trembling and chills after drinking cold water?

Cold sensitive: You are being chilled from the inside when you drink ice water. Your body may need to increase its heat production. Feeling chilled and trembling at not abnormal, but represent an extreme rxn. ...Read more

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Is it true that drinking cold water always can make your belly big?

No: Cold water makes your body work hard to warm up its insides but it will not make your belly big. But you do burn off calories with cold water ...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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Why does drinking cold water make my chest feel weird after mastectomy?

Why does drinking cold water make my chest feel weird after mastectomy?

Maybe esophagus: You may be having spasms of your esophagus induced by the cold liquid. That's not a serious problem, but can be painful. If it gets too bad, you may need to see a GI doc and have a test done for diagnosis. Just because it happened after mastectomy doesn't mean that is the cause. Best of luck! ...Read more

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