The human body depends heavily on water since organs, cells and tissue need water to work correctly. It is important to remind yourself to stay constantly hydrated, especially on hot days.
In this Gifted Life video, listen to Lauren’s ten tips to help keep yourself hydrated.
But water can also help you in other ways. According to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, it seems that surfing can extend the life of people suffering from cystic fibrosis (CF) since inhaling concentrated salt water rehydrates the lining of the lungs and loosens the thick mucus that builds up.
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