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Does atmospheric water contain minerals?

Yes, atmospheric water does contain small amounts of elements and minerals, and the types and amounts of minerals vary based on location. Unfortunately, since Scalene Aquaria's claim doesn't seem to ...
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Do heavier people need to drink more water?

Newborn babies drink ~750 ml of milk: (45-90 milliliters) every 2-3 hours. So the claim The basic equation for determining this is by dividing your body weight in half. is certainly not true ...
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Does drinking alkaline water help you recover from a hangover?

It's impossible to prove a study doesn't exist or is being misinterpreted if we don't know what study we're looking for, but the claim does look suspect. Authors of an article in The Annals of ...
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Is drinking collected rain water proven to be beneficial for your health?

Before rain hits the ground, it goes through the air and can pick up particles that you don't want to be drinking. How much of an issue this is will depend on where you are. Rain water in urban cities ...
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Is drinking collected rain water proven to be beneficial for your health?

Untreated rain water from well maintained roofs is generally safe to drink. Consumption of rainwater collected from ground catching systems without treatment is not recommended due to high levels of ...
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