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by 10984 · September 16, 2014 at 8:09 PM

Bones are extremely alkaline. Bones have a form of calcium that is shown to be superior to calcium salts in clinical trials for bone mineral density. Bones are a solid source of calcium,phosphorus, potassium and magnesium. Bones naturally occur... (more)

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January 0 · May 26, 2013 at 4:06 AM

A fascinating experiment was done in 1994 to learn how well humans digest bone: http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/smartnews/2012/10/shrew-eating-scientists-show-humans-can-digest-bone/ (more)

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by 896 · September 16, 2014 at 7:57 PM

Are these drops worth while? I don't think I eat enough alkaline foods, and I'm looking for other ways to get more alkaline substances in my diet. http://www.alkalife.com/en/alkaline-supplements/3105-alkalife-booster-drops.html Is this totally... (more)

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by 734 · September 16, 2014 at 7:47 PM

The acid/alkaline balance is said to be important in preventing disease. IN 1931, Otto Warburg won the nobel prize by showing that cancer cannot develop in bodies with slightly alkaline pH-levels (7.35 - 7.45). The paleo diet consists of quite... (more)

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Mscott 0 · June 14, 2012 at 6:54 PM

The evidence I'm aware of seems to show that acid forming diets may cause calcium to be leached from the bone to balance pH levels. So an important comment is that most people wont experience metabolic acidosis eating an "acid forming diet",... (more)

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by 5132 · September 16, 2014 at 7:34 PM

Based on my research, there doesn't seem to be much to the Acid/Alkaline theory. However, based on my experience, there seems to be something to the theory. My experience: I've been able to alleviate my gout attacks last three times by... (more)

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Lou_Kellen 0 · April 17, 2012 at 4:24 PM

I too have used baking soda as a cure for my gout...after having been in a study and on allipurinol for months at a time, I started to investigate my PH and gout. I have kept a diary of all the foods I ingest all day every day for over 3 months. ... (more)

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by 1208 · September 16, 2014 at 7:24 PM

I went into a "health"/fitness store the other day. They mostly sell whey powders and body building supplements. While is was in there browsing around to amuse myself, several people came in for water refills. I was curious why people would come... (more)

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xyz 0 · June 19, 2011 at 4:35 PM

Your body has an intricate and highly reliable system for maintaining Ph balance within a carefully controlled window. The acid/base diet and similar practices have been studied and shown to be 100% nonsense.

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by 10 · September 16, 2014 at 7:22 PM

I'm interested to see what you guys think of the paragraphs below that I just read on Amazon for a review of a book on diet and teeth health - link text From what I can gather the author of the book advocates a paleo type diet for teeth health,... (more)

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becker 0 · April 30, 2011 at 4:54 AM

The acid-base relationship is correct, as is his assessment of sugars feeding the bacterial biofilms in the mouth. His error is a simple one, and a common one: "indigenous" populations are not necessarily Paleolithic populations, and our teeth... (more)

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by 78417 · September 16, 2014 at 7:22 PM

I heard bone marrow is the only alkaline food. Do you see any effect on alkaline balancing?

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John_the_chef 0 · May 09, 2011 at 7:24 AM

**http://www.acidalkalinediet.com/Alkaline-Foods-Chart.htm Check this out