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alkalize

, alkalinize (al′kă-līz″) (-lĭ-nīz″)
To make alkaline.
alkalinization (al″kă-lin″ĭ-zā′shŏn) alkalization (al″kă-lĭ-zā′shŏn)
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If you can alkalinize your blood, you remove some of your weight gain and bloating that come from food sensitivities very quickly.
Recommending and encouraging lifestyle changes (increased fluid intake; avoid excessive salt, calcium, protein, and vitamin intake) and prophylactic treatment with agents that alkalinize the urine may prevent this condition from recurring.
* Adding a twist of lemon or lime helps alkalinize the body, often improving uptake of water into cells.
Lemon and lime juice are an excellent source of citrate, and they alkalinize urine.
Assessment of proteinuria of renal origin can be further optimized to include tubular function when SDS-PAGE is combined with the additional measurement of ([[beta].sub.2]-microglobulin after pretreatment of patients with alkaline beverages to alkalinize the urine (21).
The mechanism behind these observed protective effects is thought to relate to the ability of bicarbonate to alkalinize the urine and to slow the Haber-weiss reaction that generate reactive oxygen species via iron-dependent pathways.
Plants tend to acidify the rhizosphere when N[H.sup.+.sub.4] serves as the sole N-source and alkalinize the rhizosphere when N[O.sup.-.sub.3] serves as the sole N-source.
In contrast most vegetables, fruits, and spices net hydroxide ions [OH], which alkalinize the bloodstream.
MCT = medium chain triglycerides that help alkalinize the body
In Coccidioides, urease is released from spherules during replication and damages tissue through production of ammonia, which alkalinizes the microenvironment [81].
To indirectly test for this, we treated some cells with the vacuolar-type H(+)ATPase inhibitor Bafilomycin A1, which alkalinizes lysosomal compartments leading to impaired degradation of LC3II and/or reduced fusion of autophagosomes with lysosomes [32, 33].