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Dispelling the myth of spring water

Spring water is healthy for you in the same way that the mythical Shangri-La is paradise on earth. Neither is real. A huge number of people have been led to believe that spring water contains the perfect blend of minerals within a matrix of clean water. I talk to people every day who hold this belief. This simply is not true. These people search to ‘find a spring’ to provide healthy drinking water.

Water that emerges from a spring will reflect the land from which it comes. When water resides within that land it picks up natural minerals as well as any naturally occurring metals some of which can cause serious harm. Contaminants from human sources may also be present. But simply finding a spring far away from human influence is no guarantee that the water will be healthy to drink.

Let me provide you some examples: Continue reading