If you drink Las Vegas water from the tap, public fountains, vitamin waters, and pretty much any water other than ours, these are some facts you should know before you take another sip. Worldwide, three million people die each year from contaminated water. In Las Vegas, people report that not only does the tap water taste bad,but some people claim that drinking it has made them sick! We often hear stories about high levels of bacteria and contaminants in local water supplies. Health departments repeatedly warn the public about high levels of bacteria and contaminants in local water supplies.
Did You KNOW…
pH stands for “Potential Hydrogen.” If your body’s pH is too acidic, you do not have enough oxygen available for your cells to fight off disease and you become sick more often. When your body is getting enough minerals from your diet to maintain an alkaline pH, your blood can function normally by delivering oxygen to the cells throughout your body, and carrying away acidic waste.
Vitamin waters contain high fructose corn syrup, artificial colors, additives, preservatives, and caffeine. If it says ‘water’ on the back of the nutrition label then that could mean water they used in production was not filtered. Always be aware of the water you are buying and whats in it.
The U.S. government does not regulate or set rules for pharmaceuticals or any of these other compounds in your drinking water. Some water filters will not filter out chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and virus’s. Be sure to always check the type of filter you are buying and if you are unsure please contact one of our Red Rock Springs Water specialists on the home page or the contact page.
Your body”s ability to flush out toxins and properly assimilate nutrients depends heavily on an abundant intake of clean, chemical free water. The more stress, toxins, and pollutants your body battles with each day, the more water it needs.
Your blood is over 90% water and uses water to transport oxygen, nutrients, and antibodies throughout your body. Once you start drying out you will notice a systemic change in the body. The brain the starts to shrink a long with other organs.
Children need three times the amount of water per pound than adults. Because children”s immune and detoxification systems are not yet fully developed, their bodies are more susceptible to any ill effects from contaminants in the water.
It is estimated that 75% of North Americans are chronically dehydrated! People are too busy working and doing things that they forget to drink water! One of the first things you should do when you wake up is drink a lot of water. Good alkaline water is what we mean.
Two factors in life are linked to all diseases… These are dehydration and acids in our bodies. 50-80% of all diseases can be linked directly to dehydration. In the morning when we wake up our body will have a higher level of acidity. Its import to drink water when you first wake up.
Virtually all degenerative diseases including heart disease, arthritis, osteoporosis, kidney and gall stones, and tooth decay are associated with excess acidity in your body? Some great quality alkaline water will definitely help the body systemically.
On the average, a person should drink eight 8-ounce glasses of water every day! That’s about two quarts. However, the overweight person needs one additional glass for every 25 pounds excess weight. The amount you drink should also be increased if you exercise briskly or if the weather is hot and dry.