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Urine analysis, the baking soda myth

Let us start by saying that it is not recommended to use home-made remedies off of some internet website, as the information may be inaccurate and misleading. You should always consult with a ...
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What is alkaline food's actual impact on internal ph regulation?

Yes, there is evidence that alkaline food affects internal pH, but it is important to note that the regulation of internal pH (acid-base homeostatis) has other contributing factors, which is why the ...
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Blood pH when exercising. Rising pH? Maybe somehow related to lactic acid and hyperventilation

I am unaware of any mechanism by which exercise can cause "blood alkalization" (usually called "alkalosis"). Blood pH is VERY tightly regulated at 7.35-7.45 (slightly alkaline), so ...
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How reliable is enteric coating on capsules?

Without any knowledge about your personal medical condition, nor any intention to address your personal case (your indigestion, gastric/intestinal pH etc., simply because we cannot and should not, as ...
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Is there any evidence for any positive effects on body functions by alkaline spas?

In short, balnotherapy (bathing and exercising in mineral water) does not likely: provide essential minerals through dermal absorption improve symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, other rheumatic ...
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