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Should You Install a Water Softener?

Touted as an essential buy for clear, clean water, are water softeners really all they’re cracked up to be? Here are the pros and cons for installing a water softener. Pros Less limescale around your home: water softeners prevent that grimy build-up around your shower, kettle and sinks, so that…
HydrateM8
18/03/2019
Health

The Hidden Ingredients in a Plastic Bottle

No doubt in your packed lunch bag there is a bottle containing water or a soft drink. Usually, we worry about what might be in our sandwich and the harm it could cause our body (hint: processed meat or sugary treats), but what if your drinks bottle is the real…
HydrateM8
12/03/2019
Health

Does dehydration affect your sleep patterns?

If you wake up several times during the night and reach for your water bottle or glass, it is almost certainly an indication of dehydration. Interrupted sleep can also be the pre-cursor to other diseases, such as diabetes, depression, anxiety, hypertension, obesity and even serious breathing problems. Recent scientific discoveries…
HydrateM8
11/03/2019
Health

5 Foods Which Promote Clean Eating

Eating a healthy, balanced and varied diet is key. The more restricted a diet is, the less healthy it will be. So, rather than following a strict “clean eating diet”, it is better to eat a balanced, varied diet. A big trend over the last decade has been to cut…
HydrateM8
11/01/2019
Health

January is National ‘Love your Liver’ Month

In conjunction with ‘Dry January’ the Liver Council is running the ‘Love your Liver’ campaign, to remind us of the importance of the liver in our bodies. Whilst dry January is important to remove any toxins (mainly those caused by alcohol consumption and excess of rich foods) from the body,…
HydrateM8
10/01/2019
Health

World Mental Health Day, October 10th 2018

Mental health affects 1 in 4 members of the UK population, and depending on its extremes, can have a devastating effect on both the sufferer and those close to them such as family, friends and colleagues. Mental health has varying degrees from mild to severe. Anxiety, depression and stress are…
HydrateM8
08/10/2018