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Can You Eat Your Way to a pH-Balanced Body?

Are you pH-balanced? Most likely, at any given moment, the answer is… Yes! Now what does that mean, exactly? The term 'pH' stands for ‘potential hydrogen’—the measure of hydrogen ions in your body …

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8 Ways Acidic Foods Damage Your Body

In small amounts, acidic foods like sugar, food additives, meat, rancid oils, trans fats, and fried food can be handled by your body’s detoxification systems like the kidneys as well as its mineral re…

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10 Ways to Alkalize Your Body Today

Acidity has been linked to pain, excess weight and many other health issues. Fortunately, making your body more alkaline (the opposite of acidic) is easy.  Here are 10 ways to alkalize your body for m…

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13 Healing Powers of Lemons

If you're not getting fresh lemons into your diet, you may want to reconsider after reading the many health benefits of lemons, lemon juice, pith (the white part), or zest (skin). Here are 13 amazi…

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