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19 Jul 2006

Hallo Cyberdoc,

Everybody knows already by now that you must at least have 8 glasses of water a day. But my problem is, that when I drink too much water, I get very bloated and I hardly go to the toilet at all! Why does it take so long before I actually urinate?
When I wake up the next morning , not even my clothing want's to fit me properly. I sometimes skip a day without my 8 glasses. So that the bloated feeling can go away.

Is there a reason for this?
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01 Jan 0001

Hallo Heidi
You shouldn't get bloating from 8 glasses of water - please let your dr do a kidney function test to see if your kidneys work OK? ( I've never managed 8 per day, by the way - best I can do is 6!)
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