40 grams is 1.5 ounces 40 grams is 1.5 ounces
== == == Intaking fluid into the body pushes other excess fluid out. So long as you are drinking a consistent amount of non-caffeinated fluid from day to day, and keeping your sodium intake at a healthy level - you will not be retaining fluid. If you try to deny your thirst, or allow yourself to remain dehydrated - then the body will retain any fluid you do drink as a way to try to prevent future dehydration.
I think you may have an eating disorder. Ice is water. Does drinking water make you retain water? Possibly. I suggest you see a therapist to discuss your body image issues. Ice does not make you retain water,salt(sodium) does! No more soups,celery,chips & frozen dinners!
an effervescent drink that releases carbon dioxide under conditions of normal atmospheric pressure. Carbonation may occur naturally in spring water that has absorbed carbon dioxide at high pressures underground. It can also be a byproduct of fermentation, such as http://www.answers.com/topic/beer and some wines (see http://www.answers.com/topic/champagne-1).
sugar, carbs u name it