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Why Drinking Too Much Water Is Dangerous To Your Health

Almost everyone drinks water as it is necessary for life. Infact, in accordance with H.H. Mitchell, Journal of Biological Chemistry, 60% of human body is made up of water. Therefore, according to body needs, sometimes we find ourselves drinking water too often.

  3 months ago ago
Why Drinking Too Much Water Is Dangerous To Your Health

HEALTH

Drinking 8 glasses of water a day is a myth

Water in the animal body performs a number of functions: as a solvent for transportation of nutrients; as a medium for excretion; a means for heat control; as a lubricant for joints; and for shock absorption.  While the 8 glass rule daily water intake is what is expected of us, the answer to exactly how much water one should drink is not that simple. Well according to H. H Mitchell, Journal of Biological Chemistry 158, The brain and the heart are composed of 78% water. Lungs are about 83% water, Skin 64% water

  1 year ago ago
Drinking 8 glasses of water a day is a myth