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[Apr. 25th, 2007|08:16 am]
Jason
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ugh hate being siiiick. The runny nose stopped at least, but now I can't stop peeing and I have a headache. I'm trying to stay hydrated, but it keeps coming out about as fast as it goes in.
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From: arh006
2007-04-25 12:20 pm (UTC)
You could try tapping into the magical, restorative powers of gatorade. In fact maybe that should be their new slogan: "When it comes out as fast as it goes in..."
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From: arh006
2007-04-25 12:21 pm (UTC)
And I'm glad your nose at least is starting to feel better! Hope you are all well again soon.
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[User Picture]From: pepperedjane
2007-04-25 12:29 pm (UTC)
I was going to post the same thing! You might also try juices (with sugar, not corn syrup) for the vitamin C, sugars, and (maybe) some salts (like potassium).

There's a beverage called Pedialite that's meant for sick kids and restores salts they may lose while being sick, but Gatorade is like a poor man's (grown man's) pedialite.

Feel better!
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From: simrob
2007-04-25 01:19 pm (UTC)
As the Wise and Noble Mitch once said,

"By the way, you don't have to be sweaty and holding a basketball to enjoy a Gatorade. You could just be a thirsty dude. Gatorade forgets about this demographic."

And about yours too, it seems. I guess runny nosed peeing people don't look as good in those commercials where they come out of raindrops and bleed neon.
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From: mmia
2007-04-26 03:47 am (UTC)
Salt helps you absorb water. Hence salty soup.
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