Well, hereâ€™s some good news! Americans are conserving water at a higher volume than ever before, according to a prominent US Geological Survey.
In 1980, we were using around 112 gallons of water per day each. This plummeted to 88 gallons per day in 2005 and 82 gallons per day in 2015, marking a 27 percent decrease, despite the population increasing by 4 percent during that time.
Winning at Domestic Water Use!
The survey also highlights how domestic water use is relatively small compared to the various ways that water is used on an industrial scale. However, the signs that weâ€™re using significantly less of domestic water are …
Do you find that the summer heat leaves you struggling to keep your cool in the sun?
We hear you â€“ which is why we recommend drinking Tyent alkaline water from one of our water ionizers!
Water ionizers have all kinds of tricks up their sleeve to help you beat the heat as the summer temperatures rise. Whatâ€™s more, youâ€™ll love every one of the benefits that a water ionizer can provide you, such as:
Cooling Facial Spritz
If you feel like youâ€™re melting during the summer months, keep a spray bottle of pH balanced ionized Tyent alkaline water in the refrigerator to spritz on your face …
Everyone gets a bad nightâ€™s sleep now and then. But, did you know that every time you get less than seven hours of sleep, you enter a state of sleep deprivation?
The less rest you get, the more severe the effects of sleep deprivation become.
While some of the symptoms of sleep deprivation are obvious, there are other symptoms that you may not have considered. The good news is that improving your sleep environment and sleeping habits can help you get the rest you need!
What Does Sleep Deprivation Look Like?
Some signs of sleep deprivation are obvious like sleepiness, fatigue, and frequent heavy blinking, while other symptoms like appetite changes are more difficult to recognize.
If you suffer from mild acne, eczema or a similar skin condition, then being gentle with your skin and using a soft approach can be very effective.
Skin Problems? Youâ€™re Not Alone.
With around 60 million Americans suffering from acne, and 32 million people in the US experiencing symptoms of eczema – if you do have outbreaks yourself, then youâ€™re not alone!
Always follow the advice of your doctor or healthcare provider about any treatment and products you may need for your own symptoms, but itâ€™s worth thinking about how we wash our skin and more specifically, the water we shower and bathe in.
The results of the nationwide survey confirm that carbonated soda continues to decline, marking a further loss in sodaâ€™s market share for the 13th consecutive year.
More and more people ditching sugary, chemical-laced soda for healthier beverages is positive news in many respects. Drinking water is obviously great, as thereâ€™s no better way to hydrate – but this article should be read with a cautionary footnote.
The increased consumption of bottled water is almost certainly linked to the constant news stories about …
So, we know that greens are good for usÂ and why; but what makes the sunny side of the fruit bowl so nutritious? Â
Sunny and Scrumptious!
So much of our favorite fresh, delicious produce comes in the glorious colors of the sunrise and sunset. Â From the cheery, zingy looks of citrus and the warm hue of mango and peaches, to the rich autumnal glow of squash and bright buttery corn — it all looks and tastes great! Â
Whatâ€™s in Them?
So what exactly is packed into these brilliantly-colored foods that makes them so good for us? Â
Did you know that there is a really easy way to find out whether your body is properly hydrated or not? Â
Give Yourself a Pinch!
Your skinâ€™s elasticity is a brilliant indicator of how well hydrated you really are. Â To test, pinch the skin on the back of your hand and let go. If it snaps back into place and returns to normal immediately, then congratulations, youâ€™re hydrated! Â
If it doesnâ€™t and your skin maintains the “pinched” shape for a couple of seconds, then donâ€™t ignore it; you need to drink more water. Â If your skin â€“ your bodyâ€™s biggest organ â€“ isnâ€™t properly hydrated, then what about the vital internal organs that you canâ€™t see? Â
Three students from Washington DC, Bria Snell, India Skinner and Mikayla Sharrieff, collectively known as S3 Trio, have been named as the only East Coast finalists in the NASA “OPSPARC” Challenge for coming up with an innovative way of cleaning up lead-contaminated drinking water. Â
S3 TrioÂ at Work
The all-female team identified that water from public school fountains often contained impurities, putting the health of students at risk. Â
â€śOur product will purify public school systems’ water by detecting impurities such as chlorine, copper, and bromine.â€ťÂ ~ S3 TrioÂ
The dynamic 11th graders opted for a community project, working on the serious health issues posed …