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Drinking Water Does Not Prevent Dehydration?


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Kind of like how pizza is a vegetable here in the US...

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Wait...pizza isn't a vegetable? Darn.
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XJ is right. The EU has a lot bigger problems; Greece and Italy come to mind.
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Dehydrate - cause (a person or a person's body) to lose a large amount of water.

Nope, hydrating OBVIOUSLY can't help dehydration.

Now we know what these bureaucrats have been so busy doing!
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Dehydrate - cause (a person or a person's body) to lose a large amount of water.

Nope, hydrating OBVIOUSLY can't help dehydration.

Now we know what these bureaucrats have been so busy doing!
The thing is it took a three year study and 21 scientists to conclude that you're wrong. The next issue they're going after is the pompous assertion that water is wet.

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And, eating doesn't prevent hunger . . . though I still hold out for pizza being a vegetable.

And, the USDA recommends we consume at least five servings of vegetables per day, which would equate to a medium Peperoni Pizza.

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And, eating doesn't prevent hunger . . . though I still hold out for pizza being a vegetable.

And, the USDA recommends we consume at least five servings of vegetables per day, which would equate to a medium Peperoni Pizza.
I can eat a large pizza by myself, so that must mean I'm getting my daily dose of veggies.

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Well I've not time for the muppets either and the sooner we're out of it the better!

A lot of these directives are meaningless but where they do go down well is against the marketing boys and quackery.

We do need water..that's a fact but selling bottled water at extortionate prices to gullible punters has become such a racket that the manufacturers need reigning in.

Our tap water is safer and purer than most so why we blindly buy this stuff in the first place is beyond me.

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The thing is it took a three year study and 21 scientists to conclude that you're wrong. The next issue they're going after is the pompous assertion that water is wet.
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Errr.... words fail me. Lets starve these idiots of water/drinks for a couple of days, and then see if they'd like a glass or 300 of water to rehydrate. Methinks they would.

BTW, the whole Pizza is a vegetable issue could only happen in the USA. Justifiable Obesity I call it.

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My advice to the Britts? Get the heck out of the EU!
Never realized they have ever been in the EU -_-

What those EU blokes in Brussels discovered was that water does not prevent dehydration, but beer does.

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