Water Tid-Bits

Summer 2002 CSANews Issue 43  |  Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.Back to list

  • The amount of water in your body is reduced by just 1%, you'll feel thirsty.
  • A person can live without food for about a month, but only about a week without water.
  • You'll drink about 75,000 litres (20,000 gallons) of water in your lifetime.
  • Approximately two-thirds of a person's body weight is water.
  • Your blood is 92% water.
  • Your brain and muscles are 75% water.