International Chair for Advanced Studies on Hydration (ICASH)
The International Chair of Advanced Studies in Hydration (ICASH) was born in October 2016 and is developed from the legacy of the recently dissolved European Hydration Institute. The ICASH comes under the auspices of the Research Institute of Biomedical and Health Sciences (IUIBIS), of the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. It aims to develop and promote research projects on human hydration and healthy lifestyles. This chair has the support and management of the Foundation Scientific and Technological Park of the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
Beverage consumption habits around the world: association with total water and energy intakes. Fluid intake has barely been assessed, and hydration status has only rarely been measured in epidemiological studies. This hampers attempts to assess the adequacy of water intake [...]