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Water Consumption


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  • The article presents an approach to designing community interventions based on evidence from quantitative data. After installing a community filter, a baseline study was conducted in 211 households to survey the acceptance and usage of the filter.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Abstract The present study tested the effect of the combined use of alcohol and water on driving-related cognitions and behavior. Seventy-four female students performed a driving simulator task after having consumed alcohol or a placebo.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Abstract This paper presents a comparative assessment of public perception of drinking water quality in two underprivileged urban areas in Lebanon and Jordan with nearly similar cultural and demographic characteristics.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • In the present study, we aimed to investigate the effect of the menstrual cycle and water consumption on physiological responses to prolonged exercise at moderate intensity in hot conditions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • The present study considered whether this could be a result of expectancies that individuals have about the effects of water on cognition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Heart Failure
  • Multivariate analysis demonstrated no significant differences in all-cause, ischemia-related, heart failure-related, or stroke-related mortality among various raw water intake groups when compared with the reference group.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Renal Impairment
  • There are some considerations, and the intervention would be contraindicated in patients with congestive cardiac failure, and in those with severe renal impairment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Irritability
  • […] withdrawal times were significantly shorter for group A than for groups B and C (P CONCLUSIONS: The intake of warm water before unsedated colonoscopy reduces procedure-related pain and technical difficulty, especially in patients who are young or have irritable[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Workup

Hyponatremia
  • When your kidneys can't excrete the excess water, the sodium content of your blood is diluted (hyponatremia) — which can be life-threatening.[mayoclinic.org]
  • Drinking too much water can result in hyponatremia, a condition in which you don't have enough sodium in your blood.[bodybuilding.com]

Treatment

  • We suggest that DDW treatment, when integrated into other forms of cancer treatment, might provide a new therapeutic option.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Time to complete the PTT was significantly less following sodium consumption (773 158 s) compared with placebo (851 156 s) and no treatment (872 190 s).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • OBJECTIVES: To address to a better understanding of whether increased water consumption is associated with beneficial effects of urinary tract infections prophylaxis and treatment, and if so, the mechanism involved in this process.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Approximately 49% of households used water treatment devices to treat their tap water.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Approximately 48.6% (4,307/8,799) of participants used an in-home treatment method to treat their tap water for drinking purposes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Epidemiology

  • Author information 1 Department of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University at Albany, State University of New York, Rensselaer, NY, USA; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University at Albany[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Abstract The use of population-level indices to estimate individual exposures is an important limitation of previous epidemiologic studies of disinfection by-products (DBPs).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • BACKGROUND: Water and water-based beverages constitute a major part of daily fluid intake for pregnant women, yet few epidemiologic studies have investigated the role of water consumption on birth outcomes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • METHODS: PubMed was searched systematically to identify all published epidemiological studies that evaluated associations between Parkinson's disease (PD) and cigarette smoking, rural living, well-water consumption, farming and the use of pesticides,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • A six-year study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology found that people who drank more than five glasses of water a day were 41 percent less likely to die from a heart attack during the study period than those who drank less than two glasses[shape.com]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Prevention

  • Experimental evidence has linked increased water consumption to obesity prevention, and the National AfterSchool Association has named serving water as ones of its standards for healthy eating and physical activity in out-of-school time settings.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • A simple school-based intervention promoting water consumption prevented overweight in non-MIG children, but failed in MIG children.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Since medical treatment of the disease is difficult and mostly ineffective, preventing fluoride uptake is crucial. In the Ethiopian Rift Valley, a fluoride-removal community filter was installed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • OBJECTIVE: Water is recommended to replace sugar-containing beverages for prevention of childhood obesity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • BACKGROUND: Drinking water is often applied as a dietary means for weight loss and overweight/obesity prevention, but no evidence-based recommendation exists for this indication.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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