Swisspro for Senior Citizens

Swisspro for Senior Citizens

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Water is essential for maintaining good health. Keeping our bodies hydrated reduce risk from increased toxicity in the body, constipation and even organ failure.  It is recommended that our kidneys excrete at least 300ml of waste daily, and that we consume enough fluids to dissolve uric acid & urea and aid expulsion. As we age, our kidney functions start to diminish to some extent, and quite often we lose more fluids from more frequent trips to the toilet; since our bladders don’t hold as well as before.  This increases the need for our elderly to re-hydrate more often to maintain an optimal level of water in the body, so as to prevent pro-longed de-hydration risks and eventually hefty medical bills. Encourage your loved ones to hydrate often and ensure they…
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Why We Should Drink More Spring or Filtered Water

Why We Should Drink More Spring or Filtered Water

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We recommend this in-depth and interesting article to all of you who are confused why you should drink water regularly and which types of water to drink, the processes and the technology? The editorial explains about a silent epidemic of dehydration and enlightens the reader about the disadvantages of tap and bottled water. Water filter companies like Swisspro have done an excellent job educating families the fact that most of these available water sources can be easily contaminated. The most economical and environmentally sound choice you and your family can make is to install a water filter for your home. When confronted with the choice of so many technologies that are available, the recommendation is simple and safe: a reliable filtration technology. Definitely not within these endorsements are Distillation or Alkaline…
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Filtering with Ceramic

Filtering with Ceramic

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“WHAT IS SO UNIQUE ABOUT CERAMIC FILTERS?” YOU MAY ASK.  MOTHER NATURE OFTEN HAS RAW MATERIALS THAT WE COULD USE FOR EVERYDAY NEEDS WITHOUT BREAKING OUR BANKS, AND CERAMIC IS ONE SUCH EXAMPLE. Tap Water is Totally Safe? There is often a misconception among city dwellers that the installation of a household water filter is unnecessary.  Surely our water is safe for consumption? This may be relatively true for urban cities such as Singapore. However, chemicals including chloride & sulphate are still present in our drinking water. Chlorine is a sanitizer required for water treatment, but may present a strong odour, cause skin allergies or dry our hair. According to PUB, water from Choa Chu Kang and Bedok Waterworks has an average of 35 to 100 mg/L of Chloride and 30 to…
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Go Green, Bring Your Own Bottle.

Go Green, Bring Your Own Bottle.

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Global Warming Is On The Rise According to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of the United States, 2009 was one of the warmest years ever recorded globally. In Singapore, February 2010 saw its hottest and driest month in 140 years since 1869, with temperature soaring to 35 degree Celsius. Not far off in India, Delhi recorded a maximum temperature of 41.6 degree Celsius in April 2010. Intense rainfall and storms began hitting Singapore since June, way before the usual monsoon season.  PUB announced that “the amount of rainfall is approximately more than 60 per cent of the average monthly rainfall for June”. Flash floods followed, causing costly damages and inconveniences to transportation, businesses and housing estates. Is there anything we can do to save our earth in face…
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Are You Risking Dehydration?

Are You Risking Dehydration?

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Take a quick check on the following descriptions.  Do any of them sound familiar to you? “I am a coffee (or tea) addict; I must have a few cups a day.” “I am so busy in office that I forget to drink water!” “I prefer a sports drink after every workout. It makes me feel good.” “Singapore weather is much too hot! I will choose iced flavored beverages anytime.” “Water is bland. My children rather have an ice-cream.” While it is perfectly fine to enjoy beverages and desserts other than water, we must bear in mind that 75 per cent of our bodies are made up of water. Satisfy your taste buds, but do not neglect your body’s craving for water which is the key to good health. Habitually substituting…
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Searching For the Fountain of Youth

Searching For the Fountain of Youth

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Look no further; water may be your most economic way to beauty after all. As you may already know, water makes up three quarters of your total body mass and substance. It is an essential element for your body organs to function. Every day, your body loses an average of 2.5 litres of water including the hours which you spend sleeping; taking at least 2 litres of water per day is crucial to replenishing the nutrients your body most crave for. If you drink up only when you feel thirsty, there is likelihood that you are already experiencing dehydration. A beautiful you begin with a healthy internal environment. Water is the important agent in promoting digestion and flushing out toxins from your body. By hydrating the intestinal canal and breaking…
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