Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps

195 Doctors Online
Owl Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 18 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Over time can the hard water build up in our bodies ?

I understand that animal fat (cholesterol)can stick to artery walls, what about the chemicals in our water that cause hard water build up . Over time can the hard water build up in our bodies ?
Tue, 15 Dec 2009
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Drug/Medication
Medical Topics
  User's Response
No. Hardwater buildup is inorganic lime related compounds and they do not get in the blood stream in any quantity. Besides, animal fat that you eat does not directly cause clogging problems - the clogs are not animal fat - but the saturated fats of all kinds, animal or vegetable result in more clogging materials in the blood stream.
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
 

 

Loading Online Doctors....