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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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Very alkalising, high in chlorophyll and vitamins A, C and E and supportive of the immune system.
The patient reports good compliance with these changes but a) how does the clinician know how good patient compliance really is, b) how does the clinician know whether the current level of dietary intervention alone is sufficient to bring this patient back into an alkaline state, and c) if the clinician is considering adding an alkalising supplement, then how does that clinician accurately determine how much, and for how long?
Another layer of timing-related influence is related to meals, which can have either an acidifying or alkalising effect on urine collected within 4 hours of eating.
The practice, thought to be widespread in the US, involves passing an alkalising agent - such as sodium bicarbonate - into a horse's stomach with the aim of reducing the production of lactic acid and so enabling it to run for longer without feeling pain.
Eating alkalising foods such as fruits and vegetables will help you detox before you get pregnant, and will also help prepare your body for pregnancy.
This alkalising mineral is what you find in your alka seltzers you take after you've drank too much.
The practice, thought to be widespread in the US but not as common in the UK or Ireland, involves passing an alkalising agent - such as sodium bicarbonate - into a horse's stomach with the aim of reducing the production of lactic acid and so enabling it to run for longer without feeling pain.
And, according to naturopath Max Tomlinson: "They also have a clever alkalising effect on the body that helps stop the breakdown of cells that make skin sag as well prevent toxin build-up that can lead to cellulite."
Digestion of protein leaves acid residues in the body that need to be neutralised with alkalising minerals and these may be taken from the bones, leading to a weakened bone structure and osteoporosis.
Mary reveals: "Alkalising the diet is one of the most important steps towards healthy, glowing skin.
She ate lots of foods said to have an alkalising effect on the body: fresh fruit and veg, wholegrains, nuts, seeds, lean meat and fish.