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8 Glasses of Water a Day: Myth or Fact?

We've all heard we that we are supposed to drink 8 glasses of water a day but there is no scientific research to back this and some health professionals think this requirement is "nonsense." …

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Water Usage in U.S. for Everyday Things

I did a short post on how much water is used to make some of the common foods most of us eat everyday. I got a great number of responses and that prompted me to write this post on understanding even f…

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How Much Water is Used to Make Your Food?

World Water Day was March 22 and since then I've been seeing water statistics everywhere. I knew that one pound of beef took a lot of water to produce, but I didn't know the exact figure and my wildes…

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