This drink has been used in third world
countries during high stress sickness when loss of water to the system
can cause dehydration. The drink alone has been told to have saved many
Considering the cost of the mineral
drinks here in the US are around five dollars a quart, this is a way to
get the salt into the body when it is so badly needed. This is the
simple recipe. Write it several places, in several favorite cook
books so you can find it when you need it.
One quart water
1 level teaspoon salt
8 level teaspoons sugar.
You can add a few drops of food coloring
making it more attractive to tempt a child to drink.