Dr. Arthur Siegel on marathon running’s link to heart attacks.
“People are dying from water intoxication because of the message they get about the fear of dehydration.” – Arthur J. Siegel, MD
Drinking too much fluid can be more harmful than dehydration, according to McLean expert, Dr. Arthur Siegel.
Dr. Siegel’s research on Boston Marathon runners has advanced the prevention and treatment of rare but life-threatening conditions such as water intoxication and cardiac arrest in young female and middle-aged male participants, respectively. Novel emergent treatments for the former have been...