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A quick Investigation into the health benefits of high pH Water

Filed under: Health — Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , — Paddy Wallbouncer @ 9:22 pm 2016 January 15

Higher pH water is supposed to be good for you. Makers can quote this conculsion from the National Institutes of Health:

  • Unlike conventional drinking water, pH 8.8 alkaline water instantly denatures pepsin, rendering it permanently inactive. In addition, it has good acid-buffering capacity. Thus, the consumption of alkaline water may have therapeutic benefits for patients with reflux disease.”

But would drinking high pH water be any different than dissolving tums in (more…)