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Natrium In Water
No guidline on PH: According to the who, there is no health based guidline for ph in drinking water. The who measures the corrosivity of water by measuring its ph. The lower the ph, the more corrosive it is. The ph of pure water is 7. Although the who claims that ph usually has no impact on people who drink it, its important in determining the health of the distribution system. ...Read more
Although possible: Naegleria fowleri infection is VERY rare.Get a more detailed answer ›
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I drink sparkling mineral water with "dissolved solids" per label. What does my body do with the dissolved solids in the water?
From NJ,I boil my tap water and fill in a bottle.I used it the a day later.Will the warmth due to boiling cultivate Naegleria Fowleri?
Would water aborbed in the bowelcontain any activated charcoal, which would therefore end up being filtered through the kidneys and passed in the urin?
No: Should not make any difference - may lower it a little if the experience relaxes you ...Read more
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
How much water is in / goes through the vagina when your water breaks ( giving birth). ? In liters /mililiters / ect.
Believe it or not...: There is not a lot of data on the actual volume. There are various fluid indices, but measurement of the volume is not typical. Based on prior dye-dilution techniques, it would be approximately 500 to 4000ml. ...Read more
Because after boiling ,vegetables lose nutrients in water. Can I drink that water ( veg stock) to get nutrients in my body?
Soup/stock: Yes, you can drink vegetable stock but you should also eat vegetables, too. ...Read more
How to make contaminated water safe for drinking? In my country, most of the water supply is contaminated and often times mixed with sewage water.
Water: Boiling it is the easiest and safest method ...Read more
RU an RN?: If you're a nurse, the pharmacy will assist you. If you're not, you shouldn't be doing this at home! ...Read more
It reduces cavities: When Fluoride is absorbed into the body of a child developing teeth, the Fluoride gets incorporated into the calcified matrix of dental enamel. This Fluoride reinforced enamel is more resistant to tooth decay than enamel without fluoride. This reduces the incidence of cavities and promotes healthier teeth. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I feel pain in my legs, it is due to the loss of salt from the body, bcuz of the warm climate here. Can i drink water mixed with table salt?
Wrong diagnosis: It is very unlikely that low sodium has anything to do with leg pains. You should see your doctor for a correct diagnosis before you start treating. The typical american diet has much too much salt and adding table salt to your drinking water is an unhealthy idea. In addition if you are taking Ibuprofen it already makes you retain sodium. ...Read more