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13th Hydration for Health Annual Scientific Conference

Proceedings report of the 13th Hydration for Health Conference published in the Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, 2021

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Every year the Annual Hydration For Health Scientific Conference publish its proceeding, a collection of scientific articles by the speakers of this edition.

Access below the publications from the 2021 Hydration For Health conference.

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Current Evidence in Water and Hydration Science

Lukito W.

Ann Nutr Metab. 2021;77 Suppl 4:1-6. doi: 10.1159/000521769. Epub 2022 Feb 28. PMID: 35226915.


New Animal Data on Osmotic and Hypovolemic Thirst

Bichet D.G.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):7-8. doi: 10.1159/000520579

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Redefining Thirst: Beyond Dehydration and toward a Holistic Biopsychological Model

Carroll H.A.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):9-9. doi: 10.1159/000520517

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Fluid Intake Habits of Spanish Children and Adolescents: An Update of the Liq.In7 Survey

Iglesia-Altaba I. · Miguel-Berges M.L. · Morin C. · Moreno-Aznar L.A.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):10-11. doi: 10.1159/000520516

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What Characterizes Fluid Intake Patterns across the World?

Morin C. · Gandy J. · Moreno L.A. · Kavouras S.A. · Martinez H. · Salas-Salvado J. · Bottin J.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):12-14. doi: 10.1159/00052048

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Recent Findings on the Psychology of Hydration Habits

Papies E. · Rodger A. · Claassen M.A. · Lomann M.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):15-16. doi: 10.1159/000520781

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Associations between Drinking Water Source and Gut Microbiota Composition in the American Gut Project Database

Vanhaecke T.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):17-18. doi: 10.1159/000520780

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Influence of Suboptimal Hydration on the Immune Response

Chabas D.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):19–20 (DOI:10.1159/000520779)

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Hippocrates Was Right: Now What? Water As a Part of Healthy Aging

Johnson E.C.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):21–22 (DOI:10.1159/000520394)

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Early Career Researcher Award Abstracts

Modeling Hydration Status Given Daily Measures of Body Mass, Urine Color, and Thirst

Anderson T. · Adams W.M. · Wideman L.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):23–24 (DOI:10.1159/000520317)

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Urinary UDP-Glucose as a Novel Actionable Biomarker of Dehydration-Induced Acute Kidney Injury

Battistone M.A. · Mendelsohn A.C. · Brown D. · Breton S.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):25–27 (DOI:10.1159/000520566)

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Self-Reported Changes in Thirst and Alertness during Variable Prescribed Fluid Intake

Yoder H.A. · Huffman A.E. · McCullough S. · Johnson E.C.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):28–29 (DOI:10.1159/000521066)

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Estimating Differences in Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease Based on Water Intake in a National Sample

Lartey D. · Greenwood M. · Linse G. · Moyce S. · Curl C. · Spivak M. · Johnson E.C.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):30–32 (DOI:10.1159/000520666)

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The Acute Effect of Adequate Water Intake on Glucose Regulation in Low Drinkers

Seal A. · Colburn A.T. · Suh H.G. · Kavouras S.A.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):33–36 (DOI:10.1159/000520479)

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Hydration Biomarkers Are Related to the Differential Abundance of Fecal Microbiota and Plasma Lipopolysaccharide-Binding Protein in Adults

Willis N.B. · Muñoz C.X. · Mysonhimer A.R. · Edwards C.G. · Wolf P.G. · Hillman C.H. · Burd N.A. · Holscher H.D. · Khan N.A.

Ann Nutr Metab 2021;77(suppl 4):37–45 (DOI:10.1159/000520478)

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