Drinking Cold Water The Dangers to Gut and Make Cancer, Really?
A recent information circulates that the habit of drinking cold water is harmful to health. Cold temperatures are said to damage the intestines and trigger the occurrence of cancer. The reason, cold temperatures make oily foods become frozen. When the clot then reacts with acid in the gastrointestinal tract, the clot becomes a toxic fat and marches inside the intestine. This fat is then absorbed very quickly causing cancer. In response to this information, gastrointestinal consultant physicians at Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital, DR Dr Ari Fahrial Syam, SpPD, KGEH, FINASIM, FACP, MMB mentioned that this is completely untrue.
See also: Is it Really a Harmed Raw for 12 Hours at Magic Jar? According to him, ice water or cold water is like any other water, has no special difference and only the temperature is different. Cold water consumption is not a risk factor for cancer. Cold drinks are more likely to be avoided because they trigger inflammation or colds in those who are sensitive. Excerpted from the Guardian, cold water information triggers cancer is also said to have no scientific evidence to support. The American Cancer Society (ACS) says that the disease has more common risk factors such as diet, physical activity, sun exposure, pollution, genetics, and lifestyle. But they explicitly state that cold water consumption is not specifically one cause of cancer. dr Ari advised, if possible better to drink warm water, so the temperature is the same as the temperature of the body that is average 37 degrees Celsius. This is so that the process of adjusting water temperatures that occur in the body becomes more easy.Dilansir Web MD, health consultant from the Emory University School of Medicine, Louise Chang, said to maintain a healthy body in addition to consuming water you can also regularly drink fruit and vegetable juices. Consumption of fruit and vegetable juices can strengthen the body, prevent degeneration of skin, glands, and organs, and maintain a healthy digestive system. Read also: Want Slim and Prevent Diabetes? Replace Sweet Drink with White Water
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