What is dehydration in children?
Dehydration occurs when you lose more fluid from your body than you take in. Dehydration in children is common as they have a higher turnover of fluids than adults and therefore need proportionally larger volumes of water to maintain a healthy fluid level.
Author: Bow Tauro
First answered: 07 Nov 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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