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Dehydration Myths

Dehydration Myths

When it comes to dehydration, there is no shortage of myths floating around the Internet and in the public opinion as well. Some of these half-truths range from the simple to the outlandish. Normally myths are harmless and add to a topics mystique, but in the case of dehydration, these falsities can prove harmful to individuals not well versed in proper hydration practices. In this article, we are going to look at some common wive’s tales about dehydration. Read the rest of “”

Dehydration Signs and Symptoms

Dehydration Signs and Symptoms

We speak a lot about the importance of staying hydrated and the benefits of proper hydration. Whether you are a world class athlete or run-of-the-mill couch potato, your body relies on the proper balance of water in your system to ensure your various parts and organs function correctly. In this blog post, we are going to take a look at what happens when that water balance gets thrown off, as we discuss the signs and symptoms of dehydration. Read the rest of “”

Hydration Tips

Hydration Tips

Whether you are an athlete, exercise occasionally, or are a couch potato, staying hydrated is necessary for your body to stay healthy and run like a well-oiled machine. As simple as the task of hydration seems, you would be surprised at the number of people that walk around on a day to day basis that are completely unaware of the fact that they are suffering from dehydration. Rest assured though – while they may not know, their bodies do. And your body will as well. To nip this problem in the bud, we have some great tips for staying hydrated in this week’s blog post. Read the rest of “”

What is Sweat Rate

What is Sweat Rate

If you are an athlete or find yourself hitting the gym a couple times a week, you may have heard the term “sweat rate” tossed around – particularly if you work with a personal trainer. While most common among marathoners, joggers, and runners, sweat rate applies to all forms of exercise, and is key to ensuring your body stays properly hydrated before, during, and after a good work out. Keep reading to learn more about this important hydration technique. Read the rest of “”