Dehydration

Dehydration is a condition caused by the loss of too much water from the body. Severe diarrhea or vomiting can cause dehydration.
What is Dehydration?

Dehydration is a condition that results when the body loses more water than it takes in. This imbalance disrupts the usual levels of salts and sugars present in the blood, which can interfere with the way the body functions.

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Researchers unravel how the body fights off urinary tract infections

Researchers unravel how the body fights off urinary tract infections

Study links unexpected hospital stays to negative outcomes in head and neck cancer patients

Study links unexpected hospital stays to negative outcomes in head and neck cancer patients

Scientists discover osmotic stress as stimulator of cellular waste disposal

Scientists discover osmotic stress as stimulator of cellular waste disposal

Diabetic ketoacidosis is a fatal complication in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Diabetic ketoacidosis is a fatal complication in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Study: Parasite infection closely linked to the make-up of gastrointestinal microbiome

Study: Parasite infection closely linked to the make-up of gastrointestinal microbiome

SARS-CoV-2 infection causes specific kidney proximal tubular injury

SARS-CoV-2 infection causes specific kidney proximal tubular injury

New advance in wearable sensing could detect and quantify many biological conditions

New advance in wearable sensing could detect and quantify many biological conditions

Study: Eggs can be used as low-cost coating to protect fruits and vegetables

Study: Eggs can be used as low-cost coating to protect fruits and vegetables

Microfluidic Systems for Sweat Analysis and Neonatal Care

Microfluidic Systems for Sweat Analysis and Neonatal Care

COVID-19 lung injury is not like high altitude pulmonary edema

COVID-19 lung injury is not like high altitude pulmonary edema

The cost of excessive sugar in the diet

The cost of excessive sugar in the diet

Dietary sugar has negative impact on health independent of obesity

Dietary sugar has negative impact on health independent of obesity

Nanomaterial could serve as an early warning system for injury or illness

Nanomaterial could serve as an early warning system for injury or illness

Plant-based relatives of cholesterol could boost gene-infused nanoparticle delivery

Plant-based relatives of cholesterol could boost gene-infused nanoparticle delivery

As VA tests keto diet to help diabetic patients, skeptics raise red flags

As VA tests keto diet to help diabetic patients, skeptics raise red flags

Research reveals key molecular target for colorectal cancer therapy

Research reveals key molecular target for colorectal cancer therapy

Dementia patients being admitted to hospital for emergencies up by 35 percent

Dementia patients being admitted to hospital for emergencies up by 35 percent

Diagnosed with dementia, she documented her wishes. They said no.

Diagnosed with dementia, she documented her wishes. They said no.

Global warming likely to increase injuries and deaths in US

Global warming likely to increase injuries and deaths in US

Important things you need to know about seasonal flu

Important things you need to know about seasonal flu