Health Benefits of a Reverse Osmosis System

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If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a hundred times: there’s nothing more important than your health. While you only have so much control over your health, there are things you can do in your day to day life to help prevent illness and disease.

What Does a Reverse Osmosis System Do?

With the help of a reverse osmosis system, you can be rest assured that the water you drink – and use for other things at home – will be purified. Through the reverse osmosis process, water is forced through membranes to reduce solid substances, minerals, and all types of foreign contaminants. This leaves you with purified water that is not only safe to use, but also tastes good. Here are some of the additional health benefits of installing a reverse osmosis system in your home:

  • Reduces Lead: The reverse osmosis filtering system has been proven effective in reducing lead from water. Too much lead can result in a variety of health concerns, such as muscle damage, nerve damage, and high blood pressure. 
  • Reduces Cryptosporidium: You may not be familiar with cryptosporidium, but this parasite is often found in contaminated water. Upon ingestion, it can cause diarrhea, fever, and stomach cramps. Tests show that reverse osmosis water does not contain this harmful parasite.
  • Reduces Sodium: A high sodium level in your water doesn’t sound like a big deal, but it can be harmful. For example, if you have high blood pressure or kidney disease, you probably have sodium restrictions. With a reverse osmosis system, you don’t have to worry about drinking water with a higher than desired sodium level.

With so many health benefits of a reverse osmosis system, now’s the time to learn more about having one installed in your home.

Contact AAA Water Systems

If you have any questions or are interested in taking the next step, don’t hesitate to contact us. We can explain the benefits of a reverse osmosis system in greater detail, while providing more information on what to expect during and after installation.

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