H2O Helps Keep All of Us Well-Balanced and Sharp

In the year 1906, Luther Haws and Halsey Willard Taylor invented the first drinking water cooler, with the principal motivation being to supply safer drinking water and also minimize the risk of typhoid fever caused by contaminated water. Luther Haws' dad had died from of typhoid fever brought on by contaminated drinking water.

Very early drinking dispensers provided room temperature water for drinking, but demand led to the creation of water coolers that could supply cooler h2o, consequently getting rid of the micro-organisms which caused contamination as well as illness. However, early...