Water

By: Haleigh Canfield

How water is used in the body.

  • Water is found in the blood which carries oxygen to all the cells in your body
  • Water is in lymph which is a fluid that is a part of you immune system that fights of dieseases
  • Digest food
  • Get rid of waste
  • Water is the main ingredient in sweat

Myths

  • We are running out of water- water can be reused and ocean water is drinkable when filtered
  • Bottled water is better than tap- tap water in the US is the safest in the world and is much more monitored than bottled water

Trivia Facts

  • Only 3% of Earth's water is fresh water; 97% is salt
  • 68.7% of fresh water is trapped in glaciers
  • 1.7% of the world's water is frozen
  • Water covers 70.9% of Earth's surface
  • Water boils quicker in Denver, Colorado than in New York City

How to deal with dehydration

  • Drink water
  • Stay away from caffeine