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Sports Drinks

Sports drinks are not solutions for illness-related dehydration

January 29, 2018
Texas A&M pharmacy professor offers a better plan for rehydrating during flu season

Chug, don’t sip? The impact of liquid diets on your teeth

February 12, 2016
Keeping the mouth awash in certain liquids can be harmful

Sports drinks: Read before you swig

June 15, 2015

It can be tempting to turn to sports drinks. After all, many on store shelves today are sugar free and loaded with electrolytes, vitamins and protein, which makes them good for quenching thirst and — for those endurance athletes out there — adding that coveted energy boost. Unfortunately, they also have an ingredient that isn’t so readily marketed.