The Research

The Research

Not many companies have been willing to independently test their product for fear of failure. SOS has since day one, not only followed proven rehydration guidelines but has put their latest product up for independent research. SOS Hydration Inc is a beverage company that relies on fact not marketing spin. Here are some of the studies into SOS so far.

Independent Studies
conducted on SOS

  1. Independent study into effectiveness of SOS in restoring hydration balance - Coventry University 2016

    https://sosrehydrate.com/pages/independent-trial
  2. Independent study into the Effectiveness of excess sugar in sports drinks - High Performance Sport Laboratory at Auckland University of Technology 2015

    https://sosrehydrate.com/pages/research-study
  3. Research conducted by a verified third party specialist osmolarity testing lab.

    https://soshydration.com/pages/fastest-absorption-rate
  4. White paper in association with the American bio defense institute on military and Covid hydration management using SOS.

Third Party
Empirical Research

SOS is based on, and falls within the ranges set out by the World Health Organization Oral Rehydration Solution Guidelines. These guidelines are supported by over 50 years research into dehydration. The following articles delve deeper into the effectiveness of these Oral Rehydration Solutions and our specific formula and support our claims through world class and independent research.

  1. Benton D & Young HA., Do small differences in hydration status affect mood and mental performance? Nutr Rev., 2004. 73 Suppl 2:p83-96.

    http://nutritionreviews.oxfordjournals.org/content/73/suppl_2/8
  2. Oral Rehydration Solution: A "low tech" oft neglected therapy. Nutrition issues in gastroenterology., 2004, series 21: p51- 62

    https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/oley.site-ym.com/resource/resmgr/Newsletters/ORS_Article_-_Dr._Kelly.pdf
  3. Bellemare., et al Oral rehydrateion versus intravenous therapy for treating dehydration due to gastroenteritis in children: a meta analysis of randomized controlled trials. BMC Medicine, 2004. 2:11

    http://bmcmedicine.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1741-7015-2-11
  4. Casa, D., et al. Intravenous versus Oral rehydration: Physiological. Performance, and Legal Considerations. Am Coll Sport Med., 2008. 7(4): p41-49.

    http://link.springer.com/article/10.2165/11319810-000000000-00000
  5. Nutritional Information comparison 2016

    https://sosrehydrate.com/pages/how-does-sos-compare
  6. Armstrong LE, Costill DL & Fink WJ (1985): Influence of diuretic-induced dehydration on competitive running performance. Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 17, 456-461.)

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/4033401
  7. awka MN & Pandolf KB (1990): Effects of body water loss on physiological function and exercise performance. In Perspectives in Exercise Science and Sports Medicine. Vol. 3, ed. CV Gisolfi & DR Lamb, pp 1-38. Misc: Indianapolis: Benchmark Press.

    http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/72/2/564s.full
  8. Maughan.,Impact of mild dehydration on wellness and on exercise performance. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition., 2003, Vol 57 Supp 2: p19-23

    http://www.nature.com/ejcn/journal/v57/n2s/full/1601897a.html#bib32
  9. WHO Drug Information Vol. 16, no.2 2002

    http://rehydrate.org/ors/newformula-studies.html
  10. Bonetti, D,. et al. Effects of hypotonic and isotonic sports drinks on endurance performance and physiology. Sport Science 2010,. P63-70

    http://www.sportsci.org/2010/dlbwgh.htm
  11. Footy4kids

    http://www.footy4kids.co.uk/how-to-coach-youth-soccer/health-and-safety/isotonic-hypertonic-hypotonic-or-water/#
  12. Suh. JS,. et al,. Recent advances of oral rehydration therapy (ORT),. Electrolyte Blood Press, 2010 vol 8: p82-86

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3043760/
  13. Baker. L,. et al., Normative data for regional sweat sodium concentration and whole-body sweating rate in athletes. Journal of Sports Sciences 2015: p1-11

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26070030
  14. Mayo Clinic Dehydration

    http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dehydration/symptoms-causes/dxc-20261072

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