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Fluid Consumption by Mexican Women during Pregnancy and First Semester of Lactation

Table 2

Daily fluid consumption by pregnant and lactating women, according to the type of beverage consumed.

Pregnant Lactating
Volume (L)Percentage (%)Volume (L)Percentage (%)

Total2.61002.8100
Water0.933.20.933.6
Flavored water0.051.90.051.7
Milk and dairy0.5219.9*0.517.5*
Hot beverages0.18**6.8**0.2**8.5**
Sugar sweetened beverages0.725.8*0.622.6*
Soft drinks0.3**11.7**0.4**15.4**
Functional beverages0.010.40.010.2
Alcoholic beverages0.010.30.010.47
Other beverages0.000.050.000.07

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