hyponatremia : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration
- Hyponatremia is surprisingly common; in a study of 488 runners of the 2002 Boston Marathon, 13% were over-hydrated.
News & Articles
- Be Wary Of Dehydration, But You Can Overhydrate, Too
As Minnesotans try to beat the heat, there's also the danger of drinking too much water. If you drink too much within a certain time span, serious health problems could arise. It's called hyponatremia.
Aug. 27, 2013 - CBS Minnesota