Nutritionists and health enthusiasts alike admonish us to drink lots of fluids especially water. While I agree, water is the “life blood” of our bodies, too much, and contamination risks require us to take a cautious look.
You can drink too much water and then it becomes a poison.
Water intoxication or water poisoning, is potentially fatal when the balance of body electrolytes fall outside safe limits by too much fluid.
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Spring and summer brings outdoor events. An American favorite is going to the races. With all the excitement, be sure your day isn’t ruined by a nasty case of food poisoning.
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Are you really going to squeeze that lemon into your drink? In one microbiology study, 69.7 percent of lemon slices produced bacterial, either from the rind, the flesh, or both. The bacteria, found on the lemon samples, all cause infectious diseases.
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