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"Water Facts About Humans

1. The human brain is comprised of about 75 percent water. [1]
2. 200 million hours per day are consumed by women collecting water for their families. [2]
3. In many African countries, less than half of the population has access to clean water. [3]
5. Water acts as an internal air conditioner, regulating our temperature through sweat and respiration. [5]
6. Water helps distribute essential nutrients to cells within our bodies and removes waste products like toxins that the organs reject. [6]
8. Water helps lubricate your joints. [8]
9. If you include drinking water, sanitation and food production, it takes about 12 gallons per day to sustain the average human. [9]"


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