Posted on Apr 19, 2022
What are the symptoms of dehydration?
Water is a critical and important element of the body and ensures that the body is adequately hydrated. The same also ensures that the body functions properly. Up to 75% of the body’s weight is made up of water. Most of the water is found within the cells of the body intracellular space. The remaining is found in the extracellular space which includes the blood vessels intravascular both space and the spaces cells interstitial space.
Symptoms of Dehydration:
Many people mostly older adults, don’t feel thirsty until they’re already dehydrated. So that it is important to increase water intake during hot weather.The signs and symptoms of dehydration also may differ by age.
Symptoms of dehydration for Infant or young child:
Symptoms of dehydration for Adult:
Dehydration can lead to major complications: