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10 Benefits of a Properly Alkalized Body

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Check Out This List of Symptoms of Being Too Acidic

1. Digestive issues:

  • Excess stomach acid
  • Acid reflux
  • Gastritis
  • Ulcers
  • Saliva acidic

2. Unhealthy Skin, Nails and Hair:

  • Nails are thin and break easily
  • Dry skin
  • Cracks at the corners of the lips
  • Hair is dull with split ends, and falls out
  • Hives
  • Very pale face

3. Teeth and Mouth Issues:

  • Loose teeth
  • Teeth sensitive to hot, cold, or acidic foods
  • Teeth have a tendency to crack or chip
  • Sensitive gums
  • Mouth ulcers
  • Infections in throat and tonsils
  • Tooth nerve pain

4. Eyes, Head and General Body:

  • Headaches
  • Low body temperature (feels cold)
  • Tendency to get infections
  • Leg cramps and spasms
  • Eyes tear easily, conjunctivitis, inflammation of the eyelids and corneas

5. Nerves and Emotions:

  • Low energy; constant fatigue
  • Being continually depressed with a loss of joy and enthusiasm
  • Excessive nervousness
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Diana Herrington

Diana Herrington turned a debilitating health crisis into a passion for helping others with healthy, sugar-free, gluten-free, eating and cooking. After testing and researching every possible healthy therapy on her delicate system she has developed simple, powerful principles which she shares in her recent book Eating Green and Lean, and as host to Care2 groups: Healthy Living Network and Healthy Cooking. She is the head chef at Real Food for Life, where she shares recipes and tips. Sign up for the Real Food for Life weekly newsletter or catch her on Facebook or Twitter (@DancinginLife).

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4:39AM PDT on Aug 13, 2014

All about balance

7:11AM PDT on Mar 22, 2014

thanks for good advice

2:42AM PDT on Sep 26, 2013

Breathing deeply in and out of your mouth all day, when you remember, treats acid reflux (and morning sickness), it increases oxygen in the brain and body, while cutting down carbon dioxide. Oxygen is alkaline, carbon dioxide is acidic. Because of the extra oxygen, you feel more alert, and have more energy.

2:02AM PDT on Sep 11, 2013

Thanks, great info :)

6:45AM PDT on Aug 6, 2013

great info

10:23AM PDT on Jul 17, 2013

love the encouragement to eat millet and use lemon juice...the basic advice is eat less meat and eat lots more fruits and vegetables

7:48PM PDT on Jun 6, 2013

Thanks for sharing!

But this should be one of the step out of many, we must not let our guard down!

Getting healthier is a lifelong pursuit!

5:56PM PDT on Jun 6, 2013

thank you

10:12AM PDT on Apr 25, 2013

thanks

3:45PM PDT on Apr 1, 2013

Thank you for sharing these good tips!

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