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what are the advantages of consumption of Gatorade sports drink?
Photo Credit Stockbyte/Stockbyte/Getty Images Gatorade is a brand name commonly associated with athletes and sports of all kinds. [ However, other sports drinks have entered the market over the years, giving Gatorade some healthy competition, and choosing what sports drink to consume has become confusing. Although Gatorade can help you to effectively hydrate and replenish your energy, there is
little evidence to suggest that it is more effective than a sports drink with similar ingredients. However, subjective elements, such as taste, might be considered an advantage. Read more: ]
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