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Why Anorexics Drink Hot Water
No: If someone consistently only drank water it would be only a matter of time until they died. However, an anorexic may go periods of time on a water fast. The anorexic may get by on minimum calories. ...Read more
Hot tap water:
Http://www. Berkeleywellness. Com/healthy-eating/food-safety/article/hot-tap-water-safe-drink
http://www. Cdc. Gov/nceh/lead/tips/water. Htm
Apparently there may be lead in the pipes (not banned till 1986) and more likely to leach with hot water. So use cold water, heat in micorwave ...Read more
Probably not: My parents always drank a glass of hot water at bedtime and persuaded me to do it. I never knew why or that it made any difference to complexion. ...Read more
No difference: Your body doesn't seem to mind whether the liquids you drink are hot or cold. There is no advantage to drinking hot water. ...Read more
Sometimes I like to drink a cup of hot water with a bouillon cube wheni want something hot. Is this bad for me?
If I drink warm or hot water everymorng wil it help me loss weight or what should I add on the water and am doing execrises?
Myths: First, yes, of course, people who stay well hydrated are healthier in general. But, 'warm' or 'hot' water will not in any way lead to real weight loss. This is a false myth. ...Read more
Recently I have started having an itch problem the day after I drink alcohal. I also get a burning prickly sensation when I am hot or touch hot water.
Itching: Generalized itchiness can have several causes. If a transient mosquito bite-like rash appears, then the itching is related to hives, or urticaria. If no rash, then itching is usually related to irritated or dry skin. Alcohol is particularly drying as it causes free water loss by the kidney. Bathing with hot water can also cause irritation/dryness. Cholinergic urticaria is also related to heat. ...Read more
Hi! Is it true that, when mixing some very hot water with cold water from a cooler, a toxic reaction takes place making the water dangerous to drink?
Water Myths: Nope. Absolutely not. This is a very obvious false myth. ...Read more
Not unless dirty.: No problem with doing this, if the water is safe for drinking. Why do you think it might be bad? ...Read more
I started drinking hot water and have lost so much weight without changing my diet. It's like a secret I don't want ppl 2 know. What gives?
No: One can not loose weight only by drinking water, one has to decrease the caloric intake or increase the caloric burn by exercise or inc metabolism. ...Read more
Traditional Chinese: Medicine would encourage room temp water. Http://www. Medicaldaily. Com/health-benefits-warm-water-6-ways-drinking-warm-water-can-heal-your-body-282218 ...Read more
No: Unless its extremely hot.Get a more detailed answer ›
Sure: You can add ground flax seed to lots of foods & beverages. Flax seed can help to lower cholesterol & low-density lipoprotein levels & help reduce the risk of heart disease. Because your body can digest ground flaxseed better than whole flaxseed, the ground flaxseed is preferable. This will provide more of the benefits from the lignans and the omega – 3 –fatty acids in the flaxseed. ...Read more
Are there known chemical effects for mixing tap water and hot water? I like to drink warm water so I do this instead of letting hot water cool off.
No: There are no bad effects doing this. Water is water. ...Read more
Water temperature: I am not aware of literature indicating that water temperature will have an impact on weight loss. ...Read more
Does drinking a mixture of hot water and cinnamon actually help people lose weight? Is it healthy and not harming?
Losing weight: To lose weight, get ur resting metabolism rate done (weight loss centers do this). This determines the total number of calories you need to lose 1-2lbs/week. Decreasing 500cal/day will give you a 1lb wt loss in 1wk; drink water (1/2 your body weight), eat small meals about 150-200cal 2-4x/ (depending on your metabolism rate) and 500cal/meal at night: lean protein/veggies; avoid carbs, . ...Read more
Why is my voice breaking? Sometimes, I am asked to speak up because my voice is low. Most of the time, I drink hot water to clear my voice.
Multiple reasons: Complaints like yours are often found in people who either chronic post nasal drip - pnd- (nasal drainage on to the vocal cords) or possibly even reflux. If its pnd, then I usually rec an anti-histamine. If its reflux then are otc reflux meds. A good history by your primary care md or an ENT will help point you to the right direction. ...Read more