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7 Things That Might Happen If You Drink a Gallon of Water a Day

PureWow Logo By editor@purewow.com (PureWow) of PureWow | Slide 1 of 8: <p>The more you drink it, the more you’ll want it--and the less you’ll crave other not-as-great-for-you beverages. Luckily, the stuff is free, pure and as evidence above, the absolute best for you.</p><p><strong><a href="http://www.purewow.com/wellness/What-Might-Happen-if-You-Give-Up-Soda">RELATED: 6 Things That Might Happen If You Stop Drinking Soda</a> </strong></p><p><strong>Opening image: <a href="https://www.twenty20.com/photos/0fcc0f7f-e308-4c4a-a4d3-a8d28c2c28be">Twenty20</a></strong></p>

One gallon--or 16 cups. It sounds like a lot, but considering that your body is made up of 60 percent water, it sort of makes sense that you'd need about that much to keep things running smoothly. Here, seven things that might happen if you drank a gallon of water every day. (And yes, we've tried it. We consulted our doctor before doing it, and so should you.)

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