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Study Links Climate Change to Kidney Disease May 05, 2016

Rising temperatures, less rain seen boosting rates of disease in rural areas with hot climes

Well Water a Suspected Cause of Bladder Cancer in New England May 02, 2016

Researchers believe arsenic exposure might contribute to higher-than-normal rates

Americans Getting Adequate Water Daily, CDC Finds April 26, 2016

Men take in an average of 14 cups a day, women almost 12

Recycled Water a Healthy Option for California, Study Suggests March 17, 2016

Researchers say it uses less energy and cuts greenhouse emissions compared to other options

For 'Ironman' Athletes, Study Shows Danger of Too Much Water March 09, 2016

Frequent fluid stops entice racers to drink more than they need, expert says

Drinking More Water May Help Your Diet March 07, 2016

Sugar, salt and overall calorie intake likely to decline, researchers say

Study: Global Water Crisis Worse Than Thought February 12, 2016

Two-thirds of world's population experience severe water shortage at least one month a year, researchers find

Schools Offering Drinking Water May Have Slightly Slimmer Students January 19, 2016

When water was available, kids purchased less milk, study found

Drinking Water Pipes Full of 'Good' Bacteria December 30, 2015

Swedish researchers say this natural biofilm helps keep drinking water clean

Two Large U.S. Aquifers Tainted With Natural Uranium: Study September 02, 2015

Farm-related pollution 'mobilizes' the element, helping it enter groundwater

Poorly Maintained Plumbing Often Leads to Legionnaires' Disease, CDC Says August 13, 2015

Culprits can include cooling towers, hot tubs, decorative fountains

Endurance Athletes Should Only Drink When Thirsty, Experts Say June 30, 2015

Consuming excess fluids can lead to dangerous drop in sodium levels

U.S. Kids Not Drinking Enough Water Each Day June 11, 2015

Under-hydration can pose real health risks for children, study authors say

Leaky Pipes May Mean Tainted Tap Water: Study June 08, 2015

Research by British engineers refutes notion that water pressure is enough to keep contaminants out

U.S. Lowers Recommended Fluoride Levels in Drinking Water April 27, 2015

Move is attempt to prevent teeth staining caused by overexposure to the mineral

Drinking Water Helps Prevent Kidney Stones March 27, 2015

Researchers find eight or more glasses daily reduces the risk significantly

Arsenic in Well Water Can Raise Level in Baby Formula: Study February 23, 2015

Researchers found overall amounts low, but recommend testing privately supplied tap water

Dehydration Linked to Greater Stroke Damage February 12, 2015

Thicker blood may be the reason why, study suggests

Water Dispensers at School May Encourage Kids to Drink More January 04, 2015

Researchers found students drank three times more water after dispensers were installed

Water: Too Much of a Good Thing Can Be Deadly for Athletes September 05, 2014

Drinking way more fluid than your body needs is dangerous, expert says

1 in 10 U.S. Beaches Fails Bacteria Test, Survey Finds June 25, 2014

Storm-water runoff, including sewage, continues to threaten swimmers' health

Summer's The Perfect Time for Healthy Eating June 17, 2014

Select foods found in nature -- veggies, fruits, nuts and water, expert suggests

As Summer Arrives, CDC Offers Pool Chemical Safety Tips May 15, 2014

Injuries can occur when people ignore instructions or get careless with these hazardous products

Free Drinking Water Available to Most U.S. Kids at School Lunch April 09, 2014

Study found Southern schools doing best at meeting USDA rule

Arsenic in Well Water Tied to Less Brain Power in U.S. Study April 08, 2014

Researchers found students exposed to higher levels of the element had lower IQ test scores

College Women: Have a Healthy Spring Break March 23, 2014

FDA has tips on sun safety, medication, staying hydrated and more

Water Myths Revisited, From Weight Loss to Hydration March 18, 2014

Increasing intake won't help you shed pounds, expert says

Keeping Healthy During Holiday Travel December 22, 2013

Expert offers advice on preventing blood clots, dehydration and fatigue over long distances

Health Tip: Make Sure Kids Drink Enough Water October 21, 2013

Milk also is a good choice

Recycled Wastewater Safe for Crop Irrigation, Study Says September 09, 2013

'Reassuringly low' levels of medications, personal care products found in food grown with treated sewage water

U.S. Drinking Water Sanitation Still a Concern: CDC September 05, 2013

Bacteria in plumbing systems, groundwater persist in causing outbreaks

Pond Scum Holds Dangers for People, Pets July 30, 2013

Water with 'blue-green algae' can cause liver failure, and possibly death, in dogs

Could Artificial Sweeteners Cause Weight Gain? July 10, 2013

Researcher says evidence suggests they may, but industry rep disagrees

Heed the Heat During Summer Workouts June 29, 2013

Expert offers tips on how to exercise smartly, avoid heat stroke

Skepticism Needed When Buying Foods Labeled 'Healthy': Expert June 11, 2013

Products to avoid include veggie chips, muffins and frozen yogurt, dietitian says

Doctor Explains Why Flu a Greater Threat to Seniors January 17, 2013

Weaker immune system, dehydration risks and less mobility all can make illness more dangerous

Health Tip: Make Sure Kids Get Enough Water December 04, 2012

Especially when they're sick

Tap-Water Chemical May Be Linked to Food Allergy December 03, 2012

Pesticide-treated fruits, vegetables may also harbor the compound, researchers say

Power Slowly Returns to Much of Northeast After Sandy November 02, 2012

But almost 4 million remain without electricity as death toll rises to 92

Sandy's Death Toll Rises, Even as East Coast Struggles Back to Life November 01, 2012

At least 75 are dead and millions remain without power

Sandy Leaves Massive Blackouts, Flood Damage in Her Wake October 31, 2012

At least 51 are dead and millions are left without power

Health Risks Will Rise in Sandy's Wake, Experts Warn October 31, 2012

Injuries, lack of clean water, toxic mold can all pose threats

Sandy's Wrath Brings Massive Blackouts, Flooding Across Northeast October 30, 2012

At least 39 are dead and millions are left without power

Millions Brace as Hurricane Sandy Slams the East Coast October 29, 2012

Residents stock up on emergency supplies, while evacuations ordered, public transit shut down

Millions Prepare as Hurricane Sandy Spins Toward the East Coast October 28, 2012

Residents stock up on emergency supplies, while evacuations ordered, public transit shut down

Hurricane Sandy Has East Coast in Its Crosshairs October 26, 2012

Start making emergency preparations now, experts say, because it could rival 1991's 'perfect storm'

Get Ready for Hurricane Sandy, Experts Warn October 25, 2012

Its severity could rival 1991's 'perfect storm,' forecasters predict

Water or Sports Drink? September 09, 2012

Plain old H2O is usually the better choice, expert says

Health Tip: Drink Enough Fluids September 04, 2012

Carry a refillable water bottle

Pack School Lunches That Are Healthy <i>and</i> Fun September 01, 2012

Pediatrician offers tips on nutritious foods that kids will like