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Water vs. Coke

Water – Good For The Body

        75% of Americans are chronically dehydrated. (likely applies to half the world.)

        In 37% of Americans the thirst mechanism is so weak that is mistaken for hunger.

        Even MILD dehydration will slow down one’s metabolism 3%.

        In a University of Washington study, one glass of water shut down midnight hunger pangs for almost 100% of the dieters studied.

        Lack of water, the #1 trigger of daytime fatigue.

        Preliminary research indicates that 8-10 glasses of water a day could significantly ease back and joint pain for to 80% of suffers.

        A mere 2% drop in body water can trigger fuzzy short-term memory, trouble with basic math, and difficulty focusing on the computer screen or on a printed page.

        Drinking 5 glasses of water daily decreases the risk of colon cancer by 45% and one is 50% less likely to develop bladder cancer.

        Staying hydrated may protect your heart and reduce the risk of heart attack.

        According to the Lorna Linda University in CA:

% Water in Body Parts – Blood: 83%, Eye: 80%, Muscle: 75%, Brain: 74%, Bone: 22%

Are you drinking the amount of water you should drink every day?

Coke-The Drink of Champions?

        In many states the highway patrol carries 2 gallons of coke in the trunk to remove blood from the highway after an accident.

        You can put a tooth in a bowl of coke and it will be gone in 1 month.

        To loosen a rusted bolt: Apply a cloth soaked in Coca-Cola to the rusted bolt for several minutes.

        To clean a toilet: Pour a can of Coca-Cola into the toilet bowl and let the “real thing” sit for 1 hour, then flush clean. The citric acid in coke removes stain from vitreous china.

        To remove rust spots from chrome car bumpers: Rub the bumper with a rumpled-up piece of aluminum foil dipped in Coca-Cola.

        To remove grease from clothes: Empty a can of coke into the load of greasy clothes, add detergent, and run through a regular cycle. The Coca-Cola will loosen grease stains. It will also clean road haze from your windshield.

        An active ingredient of Coke is Phosphoric acid. Phosphoric acid leaches calcium from bones and is a major contributor to the rising increase in osteoporosis.

        To carry Coca-Cola syrup (the concentrate) the commercial trucks must use a hazardous Materials place card reserved for highly corrosive materials.

        The Navy uses the Coca-Cola syrup to clean barnacles off it’s Nuclear Submarines.

        Other uses for coke: Jellyfish stings, clean burnt pans(pour coke into pan and bring to a boil), tanning lotion, to remove hair dye and chewing gum from hair

It takes 10 lb. of sugar to make 1 gallon of coke.

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