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Water intoxication

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Water intoxication, also known as water poisoning, is a potentially fatal disturbance in brain functions that results when the normal balance of electrolytes in the body is pushed outside safe limit...

Overhydration | Definition & Patient Education - Healthline

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Mar 25, 2014 ... However, overhydration—or drinking too much water—is also a ... It can be dangerous because it throws off the balance between water and ...

Water: How much should you drink every day? - Mayo Clinic

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Although uncommon, it is possible to drink too much water. When your kidneys are unable to excrete the excess water, the electrolyte (mineral) content of the ...

Strange but True: Drinking Too Much Water Can Kill - Scientific ...

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Jun 21, 2007 ... When a person drinks too much water in a short period of time, the kidneys ... " Rapid and severe hyponatremia causes entry of water into brain ...

Drinking Too Much Water While Exercising Can Be Dangerous

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Dec 1, 2014 ... We've all learned that fluid replacement is critical to replace fluids lost when exercising, but drinking pure water exclusively isn't the safest ...

Ask Well: Can You Drink Too Much Water? - The New York Times

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Jun 19, 2015 ... Dehydration can be dangerous during exercise, but is it possible to drink too much water?

Drinking too much water? Is it possible? - Thank Your Body

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May 9, 2016 ... Of course these are extreme situations of water intoxication. Generally speaking, we hit the danger zone when we drink too much water and ...

Are You Overhydrated? - Men's Health

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Sep 12, 2014 ... Learn what drinking too much water can do to your health. ... popular hydration recommendations, Sims says—with potentially dangerous ...

Drinking Too Much Water Can Kill You - Weight Loss Resources

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The effects and dangers from drinking too much water can be dire with some nasty symptoms. Dietitian, Juliette Kellow takes a look at hyponatremia, how ...

3 reasons why drinking too much water is bad for you - FamilyShare

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If our body needs 8 glasses of water per day for good health, then drinking 20 should be better, right? Not necessarily. In this article, we explore that too much of ...

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When You Drink Too Much Water Too Fast, What Can Happen?

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Aug 14, 2014 ... One of sodium's jobs is to balance the fluids in and around your cells. Drinking too much water causes an imbalance, and the liquid moves from ...

Drinking Too Much Water Can Be Deadly: New Guidelines On ...

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Jun 30, 2015 ... Drinking enough water is essential for the human body to function, but drinking too much can be just as dangerous as drinking too little. A panel ...

Drinking too much water can be worse than not drinking enough ...

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Feb 15, 2015 ... 'Drinking too much water too quickly — and we're talking litres of water ... however, as these can be packed with sugar, which is bad for both ...