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Is a hyperventilation+hypoventilation breathing exercise (Wim Hof Method) more likely to prevent or promote cancer?

Hyperventilation can lead to reduced oxygen transport to cells. As a result, ineffective breathing patterns can cause cell and tissue hypoxia, chronic inflammation, immunosuppression, and many other ...
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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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Is a hyperventilation+hypoventilation breathing exercise (Wim Hof Method) more likely to prevent or promote cancer?

Apart from monks and nuns who showcase impressive abilities Wim Hof is onto something. One anecdote reads as follows: I’ve also experienced the positive changes myself, […] My cardiovascular and ...
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What is the pH of La Croix?

Some vendors publish the pH values for the products they sell (examples in this answer). But that seems to be only the case if their product really stands out to the competition with high pH levels. ...
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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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Acidity of gut contents

Not sure if I answered this right: leaflady.org The system begins in the mouth, where the pH of saliva is 5.7 – 7.0. In the esophagus the pH is 7.0. The stomach pH is 1.5 – 3.0. In the ...
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What is the pH of La Croix?

This research article is maybe useful: The pH of beverages available to the American consumer https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4808596/ Perrier is a 5.5 pH, albeit unflavored, and the ...
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What is the best pH of drinking water?

The WHO says between 6.5 and 9.5, but mostly due to the pH's effect on operational water-quality parameters. Between 4 and 10.5, apart from possible irritation the effect on humans may not be severe: ...
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