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Apr 19, 2018

In today's show a look at the CVS pricing tool and dehydration and the connection to the brain and anxiety.

You might be dehydrated.
You might have an anxiety disorder.
Or you could have both.

Also a bit of housekeeping; real life and podcasting are currently in conflict. For the next few weeks there may be missed or shorter shows.

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Resources Mentioned: 

AARP report on CVS drug price information for consumers at over 30,000 pharmacies.

Lifetime Nutritional Influences on Cognition, Behaviour and Psychiatric Illness via Google Books - chapter on hydration and water. This is more for the science geeks among us.

Mayo Clinic Foundation page on Dehydration which contains a list of symptoms and how to prevent becoming dehydrated.

The Department of Defense Armed with Science blog has a page for soldiers who are consuming a lot of energy drinks that have high levels of caffeine. You might want to cut back or eliminate them from your diet.

National Institute of Aging on Getting Enough Fluids and pamphlet on Food and Water Preparation in an Emergency.



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