When is drinking water safe to drink?
How to water down your drinking water
A new study shows that drinking water should be safe to use in cases of dehydration.The study, published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, looked at a total of 4.5 million cases of water intoxication and found that drinking two cups of water a day can prevent up to 80 percent of the cases of […]
When does water-soluble alcohol hurt?
You may be surprised to learn how much water you can actually drink without getting a taste of chlorine in your system.The World Health Organisation says drinking too much of the toxic compound can cause dehydration and heart disease.It recommends that anyone who needs to drink a lot of water should drink at least five […]
It is not known whether drinking water is a safe source of alcohol.In Australia, it is illegal to consume alcohol in public, and people can be jailed for up to 12 months if found guilty of a breach.However, drinking water, whether fresh or stored, is not considered to be a public health hazard, and in […]