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This is what happens when you drink water on an empty stomach.

Вот что происходит, когда вы пьете воду натощак

Water is the most important element that supports life on our planet. To be healthy and look good, you need to drink it in sufficient quantity for the body. Formula for water consumption for women: weight ∗ 0.03 + load in hours ∗ 0.4 = water in liters. For example: a woman weighs 60 kg, goes in for sports 1 hour a day: 60 kg ∗ 0.03 + 1 ∗ 0.4 = 2.2 l. The formula for men is: weight ∗ 0.04 + load in hours ∗ 0.6 = water in liters. Unfortunately, according to the latest polls of sociologists, only a small part of the population adheres to this norm.

In Japanese culture, there is one wonderful tradition - to drink water in the morning on an empty stomach immediately after waking up .

Research confirms the many benefits of this habit. The main thing is a rejuvenating effect. There is also evidence that the habit of drinking water before breakfast can help cure a variety of chronic diseases: headaches, tachycardia, epilepsy, bronchitis, asthma, tuberculosis, meningitis, kidney and urinary tract diseases, gastritis, diarrhea, hemorrhoids, constipation, and vision problems . Women can also count on solving problems with menstrual disorders.

How to drink water

If you drink water on an empty stomach, amazing things will happen to your body. The Japanese Medical Association claims that ordinary water, drunk on an empty stomach, treats headaches, heart disease, bronchitis, stomach upsets and other diseases!

The next time you wake up early in the morning, immediately go to the kitchen. There you need to drink one or two glasses of plain pure water. After that, you can go to the bathroom and brush your teeth. Ideally, water should be a degree above body temperature. Cold water irritates the mucous membrane, but warm water is better absorbed and renews the tissue fluid.

Refrain from breakfast for 45 minutes after waking up. After breakfast, lunch and dinner, abstain from eating any food for two hours.

What problems can be solved with this simple method?

Gastritis - in 10 days;

diabetes - 30 days;

Constipation - 10 days;

High blood pressure - 30 days;

Tuberculosis - 90 days.

However, even if you do not have any health problems, this habit can give you a lot of benefits. And it certainly will make you healthier and more energetic.

This method of treatment will have no side effect except for frequent urination.

BUT! People with arthritis may apply this method with certain limitations. They can drink a lot of water in the morning for three days in a row, and then take a break for a week.

Warm water on an empty stomach

Acceleration of metabolism - if you drink warm water in the morning on an empty stomach, your metabolism will receive an additional impulse of energy. Studies show that the metabolism will accelerate by 30% in 40 minutes. If drinking ordinary water seems too boring to you, add a piece of lemon to it.

Improves digestion - warm water helps produce gastric enzymes, dilutes gastric juice, reduces the level of acidity and normalizes the process of digestion.

Natural detoxification - warm water in the morning removes toxins from the intestines and cleanses the urinary tract. If the color of your urine is dark, this indicates dehydration, and you need to drink more fluids.

Reduces pain - menstrual and other pains that are caused by muscle spasms will be much less likely to bother you. The fact is that the heat of water has an antispasmodic effect.

Prevents premature aging - even Avicenna described the beneficial properties of warm water. The healer believed that with age, our body dries out. Indeed, every year the amount of water in the body decreases. This leads to loss of elasticity of the skin, the appearance of wrinkles and pain in the joints. To avoid this, you need to drink enough water.

However, even if you do not have any health problems, this habit can give you a lot of benefits. And it certainly will make you healthier and more energetic.

Always drink water in small sips, you can hold it a little in your mouth.