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Synonyms for alkaline

relating to or containing an alkali

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"The theory of the alkaline diet is that eating certain foods can help maintain the body's ideal pH balance (acidity levels) to improve overall health.
Great for pH balance: It's not easy for Americans to follow an alkaline diet, especially with our fast-paced lives.
Alkaline diet: You can more easily fight germs and infections if your diet is more alkaline than acidic.
Focus on natural Stevia sweeteners as part of your alkaline diet program.
The diet regimes also suggest that an alkaline diet ( fruit and vegetables) rather than acidic diet ( cereals and pulses) can prevent deadly diseases which are an outcome of eating foods that result in an acidic ash residue.
Apparently, it is better to eat a more alkaline diet because high levels of acid can upset the healthy functioning of the body.
The concept of the alkaline diet centres on the well-established fact that different foods affect our body's pH balance differently.
Some advocates of the current Paleo Diet acknowledge the need to be mindful of acid-base balance in theory, yet the example diets and actual execution of the Paleo Diet principles appear do little to ensure that a net alkaline diet is achieved (
JUICING entrepreneur Kara Rosen believes we need to opt for an alkaline diet to get our bodies in balance.
* Diet: alkaline diet for both male and female partner, avoiding gluten, dairy, sugar, alcohol, and caffeine.
However, Health magazine reports that the alkaline diet has been making headlines, thanks to celebrity supporters including Victoria Beckham, Jennifer Aniston, Kirsten Dunst, and Gwyneth Paltrow.
This inspired me to Google The Marchioness of Worcester Tracy Louise Somerset, which resulted in several articles, the most recent being last month where she claims to have beaten cancer by following an alkaline diet, predominantly organic, supplemented with Omega 3 rich foods and avoiding highly-processed foods.
Along with improving his health and well being, Chef Sal began to encounter people who would spark his interest in raw cuisine and the alkaline diet.