drinking water

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 17:  A view backstage at the Isaac Mizrahi Fall 2011 runway show hosted by FIJI Water, official bottled water of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Exit Art on February 17, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images for FIJI Water)

Water Minder App

WaterMinder is an app that will keep your need to drink water top of mind – reminding you to drink at regular intervals, so you meet your daily goal.


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Pa. Legislator Promises Hearing on Montco ‘Boil-Water’ Situation

Pa. state representative Mike Vereb calls the hearing a fact-finding mission, not a witch hunt.



Bottled Water Vs. Tap Water

Why pay for water from a bottle rather than water from the tap? Why indeed.


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Diet Increases Risk For Kidney Stones

One thing we are learning is that diet plays an important role in the development of kidney stones, especially in people who are predisposed to the condition.


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New Bill To Stop Prescription Drugs From Being Flushed In New Jersey

For years we’ve been told not to get rid of old prescription drugs by flushing them down the drain.



Atlantic City Residents Urged To Boil Water Before Using

The Atlantic County Office of Emergency Preparedness made the announcement around 2 p.m. on Tuesday.


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Health: Drinking Water Safety After Hurricane Sandy

Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on drinking water safety.


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Preventing Dehydration

There is always concern about dehydration in hot weather, especially for the very young or very old.


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Muscle Spasms

A muscle spasm is a painful, involuntary movement or contraction of a muscle — but do you know why it happens?



Crews Repairing Water Main Break In West Deptford Township, New Jersey

Officials in West Deptford Township, Gloucester County are repairing a water main break that happened early Saturday afternoon.


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Experts Say Climate Change Is Already Affecting Philadelphia Area’s Water Supply

EPA officials held a seminar on Thursday for local environmentalists, state and local governments, and others interested in the threat to our area’s drinking water.


Phila. Tap Water Gets High Marks

by KYW’s Pat Loeb How safe is Philadelphia drinking water? Pretty safe, according to the most recent Water Quality report and the water department is trying to get the word out.