Who warns - demineralized water is hazardous to health. Many companies that supply drinking and mineral water, promoting the usefulness of demineralized water. This water, which is clear of trace elements. It is widely used in restaurants and cafes for making hot drinks, as it does not form a scum on coffee machines and kettles.
Demineralized water dehydrates cells deprives them of the fluid, leads to excessive secretion of trace elements in urine. All of this violates the electrolyte balance in the body and can cause irreparable damage to health.
The first symptoms of consumption of water devoid of minerals, weakness, headache, muscle cramps, cardiac arrhythmia, severe cases can razvivatsa brain swelling.
Demineralized water is obtained by distillation. The mineral content in it does not exceed 1 mg per litre. Taste it is slightly acidic because it quickly absorbs carbon dioxide. It is impossible, to quench your thirst. Entering the intestine, it pulls itself minerals potassium and sodium, which leads to dehydration and electrolyte imbalance.