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    Identify two factors that stimulate thirst.

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    1. Identify two factors that stimulate thirst.

    Thirst is a sensation of dryness in the mouth and throat related to the body's need for additional fluids. Most athletes, however, induce "voluntary dehydration" because they don't drink enough despite having plenty of fluids readily available.
    Insufficient consumption of fluids by ...

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    Identifies two factors that stimulate thirst.