Posts Tagged ‘Alkaline Water in Singapore’

The Importance of Acidity: Why Alkaline Water Might Actually Be Bad For You

healthy food in bowlNotwithstanding the backlash that acidity received from alkaline water advocates, it is important to note that acidity per se is not bad.

Quite the contrary, acidity is essential in maintaining certain body processes, particularly digestion. This article will tackle the importance of acidity in the digestive process and how the same can be placed within safe levels.

Alkaline Water and Acidity

Excessive intake of alkaline water, rather than lowering the levels of acidity, can actually prompt the body to release more hydrochloric acid to make up for the sudden change in pH balance in the stomach. (more…)

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Posted on: November 24th, 2014

Healthier Alternatives to Alkaline Water

supplementsMuch has been said about alkaline water, most of which are not positive.

In addition to being expensive and causing excessive water wastage during the course of its production, the more pressing concern in regards to alkaline water is that pertaining to its effects on our physical well-being.

In this article, we will give a rundown of some of the adverse health effects of alkaline water and subsequently present healthier and more effective alternatives.

How Alkaline Water Can Mess Up Your Digestion?

While too much acidity can be detrimental to health, it must be borne in mind that a certain level of acidity is necessary in order to carry out healthy digestion. (more…)

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Posted on: November 21st, 2014

Alkaline Water and the pH Debate

ph ChartAdvocates of alkaline water often warn against drinking water that has passed through either the distillation or the reverse osmosis process, saying that these types of water are actually harmful since they remain slightly acidic.

While being overly acidic can lead to a number of health problems, it is an oversimplification, and a mistaken one at that, to say that acidity in itself is wrong.

Quite the contrary, the body maintains a certain acid-alkaline balance in order to properly perform certain functions. In this article, we will dispel the myth surrounding alkaline water and pH level. (more…)

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Posted on: November 18th, 2014

Why You Should Steer Clear of Bottled Alkaline Water

Good HealthAlkaline water is only widely marketed, it is also more readily available. Before grabbing a bottle of alkaline water from the shelves of your local grocery store, do make sure that you are aware of the drawbacks of consuming bottled alkaline water.

What Manufacturers Don’t Tell You about Bottled Alkaline Water

Considering the full-on marketing scheme for alkaline water, it can be quite tempting to go on an ionized water regimen. However, bottled alkaline water is not what it is often advertised to be.

The following are reasons why you should not drink bottled alkaline water: (more…)

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Posted on: November 15th, 2014

Is Drinking Alkaline Water is bad for you?

Drinking waterWith the constant pursuit for good health and quality health products, the continuous stream of varying health crazes is no longer surprising. One particular health craze that has been the talk of the town in the last couple of years is alkaline water. But unlike most health hypes, the issues and arguments surrounding the effectivity and health effects of alkaline water have intensified rather than died down over the years. (more…)

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Posted on: November 11th, 2014

Busting the Alkaline Water Myth

waterfallAlkaline water has been lauded for a wide range of purported health benefits. Not surprisingly, its popularity has attracted the attention (and, consequently, the scrutiny) of chemists, researchers, medical practitioners, and other health professionals.

Thus, the question that begs to be answered now is this: is alkaline water really safe and effective?

The proponents of advocates of alkaline water claim that it has a variety of health benefits, including but not limited to 1) slowing down cell aging, 2) neutralizing acid in the bloodstream, and 3) reducing damage caused by free radicals.

While these claims sound promising, it is important to note that these claims are being heavily contested at present. (more…)

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Posted on: October 26th, 2014

What You Should Know About Alkaline Water Systems

water bubblesAlkaline water is all the hype nowadays. Truth be told, different brands of ionized water and alkaline water systems are readily available in the market.

But before jumping on the alkaline water bandwagon, it is necessary that you apprise yourself of the most popular alkaline water systems, how they work, and how they can affect your health. (more…)

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Posted on: October 22nd, 2014

The Alkaline Water Craze in Singapore: The Dangers of Ionized Water

alkaline-waterThe alkaline water fad in Singapore is not going away soon, especially now that more people are becoming health buffs.

However, as with any other health craze, we must first identify the effects of alkaline water before consuming it over extended periods of time, especially since there are certain dangers attributed to the consumption of alkaline water. We will discuss these dangers in greater detail below. (more…)

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Posted on: October 19th, 2014

Artificial Alkaline Water in Singapore: More Effective Alternatives

water splashingAlong with alkaline water’s popularity in Singapore and elsewhere came the onslaught of doubts and criticism as to its health benefits.

Not surprisingly, healthier and more effective substitutes to alkaline water has been discovered and marketed in recent years. Two of these alternatives will be discussed in this article. (more…)

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Posted on: October 16th, 2014

Alkaline Water in Singapore: Common Claims

water pouring into waterAlkaline water’s popularity in Singapore and elsewhere can be attributed to a number of different factors, including certain misconceptions and, at times, exaggerations.

To better understand the effects and benefits of drinking alkaline water, a crucial question must be asked: is ionized water actually better than regular drinking water? (more…)

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Posted on: October 12th, 2014