Saturday, July 4th31.1°C
26932

Alkaline Water

Health, well-being, medicine, aging.

Moderators: oneh2obabe, Triple 6, Jo, ferri

Alkaline Water

Postby Phoenix Within » Feb 1st, 2013, 3:50 pm

So, I've heard of this stuff but the logic behind it seems like a great way to part with your money.

Anyone experience it? This stuff snake oil or any truth to it?
So I love the Okanagan but it's a place best enjoyed from atop a very large pile of $100 bills. - Spocky
User avatar
Phoenix Within
Guru
 
Posts: 9465
Likes: 839 posts
Liked in: 813 posts
Joined: Jul 24th, 2008, 7:41 pm

Re: Alkaline Water

Postby Liquidnails » Feb 1st, 2013, 4:38 pm

As far as I know, the human body has compensation mechanisms to adjust and stabilize pH, so in the end (unless you have kidney issues that inhibit said mechanisms) any attempt to change your body's pH is utterly useless

Check out some of these links:

http://skeptoid.com/episodes/4139
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19954569
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19202298
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20836884
Liquidnails
Generalissimo Postalot
 
Posts: 788
Likes: 39 posts
Liked in: 111 posts
Joined: Mar 7th, 2010, 11:45 am

Re: Alkaline Water

Postby Roadster » Feb 2nd, 2013, 3:21 pm

There are products for this altho I think taking some apple cider vinegar is equally as helpful if you can take it. Also eating less foods that cause acidity like whites and sugars.. Believe it or not acidic looking foods like citrus have an opposite reaction in our gut. you can balance with foods alone.
I don’t like making plans for the day, because then the word “premeditated” gets thrown around in the courtroom



♥ You and 134 other users LIKE this post
User avatar
Roadster
Time waster at work
 
Posts: 39048
Likes: 703 posts
Liked in: 989 posts
Joined: Mar 21st, 2009, 8:57 am
Location: Sleeping in yer motorhome, kinda nice in here but could you change the sheets on the beds soon? :D


Return to Health

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests