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Synonyms for alkalize

turn basic and less acidic

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The drawback to Dutch-processed cocoa powder is that the amount of polyphenols is reduced by as much as 80 to 90 percent during the alkalizing process," says Rosenfeld.
Amazing Grass Elixirs add a nutrient-packed boost to any drink or smoothie with alkalizing greens grown on Amazing Grass' family farm in Kansas, including fermented wheat grass, alfalfa and barley, which are combined with six stress reducing adaptogenic herbs, like moringa leaf, ashwagandha, reishi, cordyceps, schisandra and Mucuna.
Fruits and vegetables are abundant in potassium salts of metabolizable anions, including citrate and malate, which consume hydrogen ions when metabolized, having an alkalizing effect.
Alkalizing agents avoid a buildup of acid in the body and taxing the kidneys, which maintain the acid-alkaline balance.
Foods and beverages to include are sesame, and almond milk; organic apples, berries, lemon, watermelon; organic non-starchy vegetables, that comprise the bulk of your food intake each day; wheatgrass and other green juices, almonds, tempeh, tofu, stevia sweetener, and alkalizing spices like chili, cinnamon, curry, ginger, sea salt, mustard, and tamari; black, pinto, and kidney beans, lean poultry, lamb, wild-caught fish; quinoa, brown rice, millet, and non-GMO corn.
What the citric acid in lemons does is to help you make 'calcium carbonate' a potent alkalizing mineral in the body.
Master potter and Apache medicine man Felipe Ortega contends that food simply tastes better when cooked in a clay pot, due to this alkalizing effect; he won't drink coffee (which is highly acidic) from anything other than his trusty clay mug.
It is because vegetable juices have an alkalizing affect a on your bloodstream that it helps your body flush away toxic waste that has accumulated over time," explained owner Ronan Murphy who co-founded the shops with Karl Mulvee.
I tried the Ritual Reset Cleanse, which consists of four green blends, one alkalizing lemonade, and a protein-rich nut "mylk" per day.
3 Excessive intake of acid-producing foods such as meat and grains, when combined with a low intake of alkalizing foods (fruits and vegetables), may have a negative effect on muscle and bone health.
Acid load There is evidence that excess intake of acid-producing nutrients (meat and cereal grains) in combination with low intake of alkalizing fruits and vegetables may have negative effects on musculoskeletal health.
Avoiding dietary acid loads: Excess intake of acid-producing nutrients (meat and cereal grains) in combination with low intake of alkalizing fruits and vegetables may have negative effects on musculoskeletal health.
4) The antimicrobial action of calcium hydroxide and its ability to contain root resorption are related to this alkalizing action, which, in turn, is a consequence of its ionization into hydroxyl ions.