Articles on water intake

What Should Gastric Sleeve Calorie Intake Be Post-Surgery?

Gastric sleeve surgery is designed to help people who have struggled with obesity to lose weight and live healthy lives. According to the Mayo Clinic, people who qualify for a gastric sleeve have a BMI of 40 or higher and have not found traditional diets to be helpful. The gastric sleeve shrinks the stomach, making […] Read More…

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Why Doesn’t Coffee Wake Me Up? 

According to the National Coffee Association, 7/10 Americans drink coffee, and over one billion people drink coffee every single day, worldwide. Most people use coffee to wake up and get their day started because of the caffeine found in the coffee bean. Caffeine—a compound in coffee—stimulates the central nervous system making the drinker more alert.  […] Read More…

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How Much Water Do Hamsters Drink?

Hamsters are a common pet for families, classrooms, and individuals. But, like any pet, getting a hamster should be thought about thoroughly. Making sure you know what your newest pet requires is essential: food, caging, and, importantly, the amount of water they need. It is crucial to know all of this before adding a new […] Read More…

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Well Water vs. Tap Water

Many of us don’t drink enough water, but proper hydration plays a role in healthy digestion, joint lubrication, nutritional absorption, and regulating body temperature. It can even make skin and hair look younger and healthier. Many people wonder about the benefits of well water vs. tap water and which is better, particularly those who are […] Read More…

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What is the Typical Soccer Player Diet Plan?

Anybody who watches soccer, whether they enjoy the sport or simply love Ted Lasso, may wonder how the top players maintain their impressive level of fitness. Is it all from workouts or do the food choices they make have an impact? A soccer player’s diet plan may vary from athlete to athlete, but there are […] Read More…

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Where is the Cleanest Water in the World?

There’s something about the sight (and taste) of crystal clear water that’s calming and uplifting. Anybody who travels regularly may wonder, where is the cleanest water in the world? Clean water is essential for drinking, cooking, and even swimming. Let’s dive in and learn where to find the cleanest, freshest water on the planet. Where […] Read More…

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Can You Drink the Tap Water in Rome?

Rome is a popular travel destination. Millions of people go there every year to take in the city’s breathtaking architecture and learn about its history. People planning a trip might wonder about the safety of the drinking water and if they should stick to bottled water when they’re in Rome. Ancient Rome had a sophisticated […] Read More…

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Can You Drink Rain Water?

There’s no denying that in many parts of the world, drought is a problem. It’s therefore essential to do whatever is possible to protect water supplies and conserve the drinking water we have. And, drought or not, some people may just be curious about how to be more eco-friendly on their own, or may want […] Read More…

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How Long Do Water Filters Last?

It’s common for both homeowners and renters to use a water filter to make their tap water safe to drink. Filters may be central to a home, attached to a faucet, or used as part of a water filtration pitcher. Drinking water is preferable to drinking sugary drinks, particularly for people who are trying to […] Read More…

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Are You Drinking Enough Water?

Staying well-hydrated is essential for staying healthy. Without proper hydration, your body will start feeling a slew of negative effects. Most of us know that drinking water is important, but the question is, how much water intake is enough water intake? While it depends on a variety of factors, there are some general guidelines you […] Read More…

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