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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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1:07PM PDT on Aug 23, 2015

thank you

6:31AM PDT on Aug 23, 2015

thanks

6:06PM PDT on Jul 28, 2015

Yeah when i start to maintain alkalized body i feel more energy, losing fat and love it!

Thanks for sharing this article, here's another good read I found: http://healthnewsfeed.net/5-steps-to-burn-unwanted-fat-boost-your-metabolism/

10:43AM PDT on Jul 17, 2015

Most of these claims are nonsense. Your blood PH is not controlled by your diet very much. Your stomach acid is way more acid than anything you are going to eat is just going to dilute that acid or make your stomach produce more acid. Your blood PH is controlled by stuff like your liver and as long as they are working they will regulate your acid level. Trying to change your PH is not really proven to be very effective. If you have acidosis you probably have something wrong with your liver. However eating a balanced nutritious diet with plenty of fruits and veggies can be good for your body.

11:05AM PDT on Jun 17, 2015

Transition to a more alkaline healthy diet requires a shift in attitude towards food. The important point to remember is that small changes go a long way. Add more alkaline foods to your diet gradually.
You can find more helpful information at http://bestsuggestion.net/alkaline-diet.html

2:37AM PDT on May 29, 2015

Thanks for sharing.

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 :)

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