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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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Is vitamin water safe during pregnancy??

Is vitamin water safe during pregnancy??

Depends: Every bottled water has different ingredients, so it is hard to say for sure, some may have some herbs or chemicals that raise your blood pressure, best to just drink plenty of old fashioned regular water and take your prenatal vitamin. ...Read more

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Pregnancy pregnancy water broke

Pregnancy pregnancy water broke

If : If your water has broken, it's time to go to the hospital. Good luck and congratulations! ...Read more

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Baby 3 weeks, What water safe to use with powder formula? Bottled Spring water vs bottled purified water w/ minerals & fluoride. Don't like using tap.

Baby 3 weeks, What water safe to use with powder formula? Bottled Spring water vs bottled purified water w/ minerals & fluoride. Don't like using tap.

Distilled: Distilled water would be ideal at this stage. Fluoride is not necessary until the teeth start to erupt. 'Drinking water' is from a municipal source ( tap water), nursery water is often priced higher and not necessarily superior to Distilled. Spring water quality is variable is quality and consistency. ...Read more

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Is soda water safe in pregnancy?

Is soda water safe in pregnancy?

Yes: Carbonation doesn't have any effect on the baby. ...Read more

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Are warm water enemas safe during pregnancy?

Would encourage you: To avoid unnecessary procedures when pregnant.

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Can drinking lots of water during pregnancy lead to water retention?

Can drinking lots of water during pregnancy lead to water retention?

It should not: Keeping well hydrated is very important during pregnancy, mild ankle swelling at the end of the day can normal in the third trimester as the uterus grow and compress the inferior vena cava (main vein draining the legs). Excess salt may however lead to increased water retention. ...Read more

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Concentrated mineral salt baths ok for skin?

Concentrated mineral salt baths ok for skin?

Yes: Depends on how concentrated. Epsom salts and mineral salts in the bath can be very beneficial for the skin. They do help draw out toxins as well as provide some mineral nutrients for the skin. Using them according to directions will be the most beneficial. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink mineral water while pregnant?

Is it safe to drink mineral water while pregnant?

Mineral water OK: Mineral water is ok. But let's define mineral water: water naturallly occuring or water artificially infused with salts & co2. The only problem with this situation is: any chance of contamination with bacteria/parasites? ...I would only recommend trusted brands. ...Read more

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Is drinking water bottles bad during pregnancy,?

Is drinking water bottles bad during pregnancy,?

No: bottle water is safe for pregnant women. there is no scientific data to show that bottle water cause increase health risk to pregnant women or babies. ...Read more

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Could pregnant women drink coconut water?

Could pregnant women drink coconut water?

Yes: There is no contraindication to consumption of coconut juice/milk/water while pregnant, make sure it's pasteurized. ...Read more

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Son is 2y old,still boiling the drinking water for him(although bottled water),in egypt afraid of water even bottled,is okay? Or water loses sodium?

Son is 2y old,still boiling the drinking water for him(although bottled water),in egypt afraid of water even bottled,is okay? Or water loses sodium?

Boiled is safer: Water that has been boiled is safer, because germs and parasites have been cooked. People get their sodium from salt in food. In modern societies, we already eat too much sodium, and therefore need no additional sodium from our water. Other ways to make water safe include using special water filters and adding a specific tiny amount of bleach to partially treated water. ...Read more

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Is distilled water the best available water to drink? I heard that it leaches out inorganic minerals & toxins that build up with everyday metabolism.

Not true: There are no particular health benefits to distilled water over regular water. If you do an internet search you find sites that say distilled water is good for you, distilled water is bad for you. I say it's neither, it's just distilled water. ...Read more

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Can consuming raw turmeric powder with luke warm water harm pregnancy?

Can consuming raw turmeric powder with luke warm water harm pregnancy?

Possibly: No one does research giving herbs during pregnancy so we don't know for sure. It seems safe to use in cooking but taking medicinal amounts may cause bleeding or stimulate uterine contractions. I advise caution with all herbs in the first trimester. It is probably safest in the final weeks of pregnancy. See http://bit.Ly/16ma7p2 ; http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/662.Html. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink mineral water during pregnancy? I've heard that it contain fluoride. The taste of tap water makes me nausea. This is my week 9

Mineral water: Avoid mineral water as it may contain high levels of minerals thatch alter baby's development. Better off with tap water as levels of minerals are controlled to be in safe range (Fluoride in tap water is good for your baby's developing teeth which begins about 3 months in utero). Filtered water theoretically contains no minerals, helpful or harmful. Make sure you are taking pre-natal vitamins. ...Read more

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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


Minerals (Definition)

Your body uses minerals to stay healthy and perform vital functions like bone development. Eating a healthy diet full of variety is the best way to the ...Read more