Water Consumption Health News

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9/13/2018
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11/29/2017
Tap vs. Bottled Water

Children who drink tap water have fewer cavities, but may face another health concern, study finds.

11/21/2017
11/13/2017
11/2/2017
10/11/2017
What Are Today's Americans Afraid Of?

Many more worried about environmental dangers since last Presidential election

10/9/2017
Hate UTIs? One Simple Step Can Cut the Risk

Adding more water to daily routine lowered odds for the infections

8/23/2017
How Safe Is Your Drinking Water? Take a Look

Even 'allowable' cloudiness could cause tummy troubles, study says

5/18/2017
How Much Water Do You Really Need?

And the role H2O plays in kidney health

5/18/2017
Drink Water, Fight Fat?

When you have it in place of beer or sugar-sweetened soda it helps, study finds

4/14/2017
Water Outperforms Sports Drinks for Young Athletes

Kids rarely need the extra sugar and salt, doctor says

11/23/2016
New Skin Patch Analyzes Your Sweat During Exercise

Used with a smartphone app, it's designed to offer information about your health, inventors say

11/3/2016
Water: Can It Be Too Much of a Good Thing?

Athletes and non-athletes alike may overdo it, sometimes with tragic consequences

11/2/2016
Icy Slurry May Be Best Way to Hydrate in Extreme Heat: Study

Water's temperature appears to be more important than how much you drink, researchers find

7/13/2016
Water and Weight Control

Drinking more water may help promote a healthy weight, study finds.

7/12/2016
Drink Water, Stay Slimmer?

Well-hydrated adults weigh less, study finds

7/7/2016
U.S. Teens Less Sweet on Soft Drinks

Survey finds consumption dropped one-third in just 2 years, and more are drinking water

7/7/2016
How to Stay Safe When the Power Goes Out

American Red Cross advises keeping emergency supplies of water, cash and non-perishable food

6/2/2016
'Hard' Tap Water Linked to Eczema in Babies

Skin condition seems more likely in areas with high mineral content in water, study finds

5/30/2016
Lifestyle May Be Key to Improving ADHD in Kids

Healthier habits related to exercise and diet could help many with the disorder, researcher says

5/5/2016
Study Links Climate Change to Kidney Disease

Rising temperatures, less rain seen boosting rates of disease in rural areas with hot climes

5/2/2016
Well Water a Suspected Cause of Bladder Cancer in New England

Researchers believe arsenic exposure might contribute to higher-than-normal rates

4/26/2016
Americans Getting Adequate Water Daily, CDC Finds

Men take in an average of 14 cups a day, women almost 12

3/17/2016
Recycled Water a Healthy Option for California, Study Suggests

Researchers say it uses less energy and cuts greenhouse emissions compared to other options

3/9/2016
For 'Ironman' Athletes, Study Shows Danger of Too Much Water

Frequent fluid stops entice racers to drink more than they need, expert says

3/7/2016
Drinking More Water May Help Your Diet

Sugar, salt and overall calorie intake likely to decline, researchers say

2/12/2016
Study: Global Water Crisis Worse Than Thought

Two-thirds of world's population experience severe water shortage at least one month a year, researchers find

1/19/2016
Schools Offering Drinking Water May Have Slightly Slimmer Students

When water was available, kids purchased less milk, study found

12/30/2015
Drinking Water Pipes Full of 'Good' Bacteria

Swedish researchers say this natural biofilm helps keep drinking water clean

9/2/2015
Two Large U.S. Aquifers Tainted With Natural Uranium: Study

Farm-related pollution 'mobilizes' the element, helping it enter groundwater

8/13/2015
Poorly Maintained Plumbing Often Leads to Legionnaires' Disease, CDC Says

Culprits can include cooling towers, hot tubs, decorative fountains

6/30/2015
Endurance Athletes Should Only Drink When Thirsty, Experts Say

Consuming excess fluids can lead to dangerous drop in sodium levels

6/11/2015
U.S. Kids Not Drinking Enough Water Each Day

Under-hydration can pose real health risks for children, study authors say

6/8/2015
Leaky Pipes May Mean Tainted Tap Water: Study

Research by British engineers refutes notion that water pressure is enough to keep contaminants out

4/27/2015
U.S. Lowers Recommended Fluoride Levels in Drinking Water

Move is attempt to prevent teeth staining caused by overexposure to the mineral

3/27/2015
Drinking Water Helps Prevent Kidney Stones

Researchers find eight or more glasses daily reduces the risk significantly

2/23/2015
Arsenic in Well Water Can Raise Level in Baby Formula: Study

Researchers found overall amounts low, but recommend testing privately supplied tap water

2/12/2015
Dehydration Linked to Greater Stroke Damage

Thicker blood may be the reason why, study suggests

1/4/2015
Water Dispensers at School May Encourage Kids to Drink More

Researchers found students drank three times more water after dispensers were installed

9/5/2014
Water: Too Much of a Good Thing Can Be Deadly for Athletes

Drinking way more fluid than your body needs is dangerous, expert says