Hyperhydration and Cross Country Day
- Oct 11, 2006
How much hydration is enough, and how much is excessive? Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign recently found that hyperhydrating (giving extra fluids to) equine athletes before a simulated cross country day of a three-day event did not cause arterial hypoxemia (low blood oxygen levels) in the horses. These findings were contrary to another study that showed that
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