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Water

Might be a stupid question.

Is there anything as drinking to much water?

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red_head_mommy2

Asked by red_head_mommy2 at 7:11 PM on Apr. 4, 2011 in Diet & Fitness

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  • yes, you can actually die from it.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 7:18 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • Yes water intoxication just drink plenty but don't over do it too much will make you very sick.
    Try google it. GL
    Butterfly1108

    Answer by Butterfly1108 at 7:39 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • Yes. I just know that you can drink too much water.I don't know what could happen if you do.
    smileynikki712

    Answer by smileynikki712 at 7:57 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • I always hear drinkin water is good for u..flush ur kidneys
    smiley745

    Answer by smiley745 at 7:31 AM on Apr. 5, 2011

  • you can pretty much overdose on anything including water.

    http://chemistry.about.com/cs/5/f/blwaterintox.htm
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 9:22 AM on Apr. 5, 2011

  • It's very difficult to do by accident. But it can be done. It can be fatal.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 11:26 AM on Apr. 5, 2011

  • Yes it is possible. Similar to drowning yourself I think.
    vjoaquin

    Answer by vjoaquin at 2:06 PM on Apr. 5, 2011

  • med student here with a real answer. now yes your body does need water to flush away impurities. you can hit a point, once the impurities are flushed out, where the water begins to flush out everything else. it's done washing out the bad and now its washing out the good. it's like if you wash graffiti off your car, but then you just keep washing and eventually you wash the original paint off of it. you've washed away everything that you need to keep your body functioning and you die of water intoxication.
    momofone725

    Answer by momofone725 at 7:01 PM on Apr. 5, 2011

  • momofone725. How much is too much. It depends on the day and my actives of how much I really drink. Yesterday I had 13 cups of water. Today maybe only like 6 (but I'm not done). Does it also depend on where live? Like desert vic snow.
    red_head_mommy2

    Comment by red_head_mommy2 (original poster) at 8:39 PM on Apr. 5, 2011

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