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Did you know…

I’ve seen this before, but

it seemed a bit far fetched to me.

Upon further research, I discovered that

coconut water, from a

completely sealed coconut

is sterile. However, it’s not identical to

our blood plasma. It contains

1/40 of the salt and

10 to 15 times more potassium,

compared to our blood plasma.

So, it’s not ideal.

But, it has been used

intravenously on several occasions…

in emergency situations.

SOURCE: http://drkarl.com/coconut-water-as-blood-plasma-alternative-2/

About Tamara Hoerner (499 Articles)
I am a student at Hawthorn University working toward a MS degree in Holistic Nutrition. For me, the name Purple Almond symbolizes “Good, nutritious, whole food bringing light and life to the body, awakening the inherent healing mechanisms within.”

14 Comments on Did you know…

  1. It’s a new info. Thank you

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Wow never knew this Tamara, thanks for the share

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Oh my, the things you teach us. Such interesting information

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  4. I drink a whole lot of coconut water. To know that in a pinch, it might also save my life. Well, isn’t this enlightening!

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  5. Never heard of that. Interesting.

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