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Dehydration: Causes, Symptoms & Signs
Do you know the signs of dehydration? Dehydration can be mild or life-threatening. Learn causes, symptoms, treatments, and...
Urine: What Your Pee Says About Your Health
Have you been asked to provide a urinalysis sample? A urinalysis examines the cells and substances in your urine to search for...
Hydration Quiz: Test Your Water IQ
Do you know how much water you should be drinking on a daily basis? It may not be what you think. Take this quiz to learn how to...
Urine: Why Does Your Pee Look Like That?
Different colors can mean different things. Here’s what your pee can tell you about your health.
Health and Beauty: Signs of Poor Skin Hydration
Is your skin dry, or thirsty? Find out how to spot the difference between skin that’s naturally dry and skin that's dehydrated.
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How Long Does It Take to Rehydrate After Dehydration?
Learn about the symptoms of dehydration, how to rehydrate, and how long it takes to rehydrate.
Dehydration in Adults & Children
Dehydration is the excessive loss of body water. There are a number of causes of dehydration including heat exposure, prolonged vigorous exercise, and some diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. Symptoms of dehydration include headache, lightheadedness, constipation, and bad breath. Treatment for dehydration is to replace lost fluids and electrolytes.
What Are the 14 Signs of Dehydration?
Dehydration is a common problem. While many people think they’re drinking enough, approximately 75% of Americans aren’t. Recognizing the signs and symptoms of dehydration is important for reversing it and ensuring your body gets the water it needs.
What Is the Quickest Way to Rehydrate Your Body?
Water is the best way to hydrate your body, but it's not the only option. There are other ways you can rehydrate.
How Do You Hydrate a Child Quickly?
Rehydrating your child largely depends on their age and the cause and severity of dehydration. Here is how to rehydrate infants (up to 12 months old) and children over age one.
Dehydration: Causes and Prevention
Dehydration occurs when the body fluid loss exceeds the intake. If the lost fluid is not replaced, it will eventually lead to a decrease in fluid levels in the body, affecting normal body functions. The most prominent effect of dehydration is low blood pressure, which triggers the stress response in the body.
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