|Posted on June 27, 2017 at 10:30 AM|
There is a lot of information about alkaline water on the internet these days. A lot of people are questioning the validity and the benefit of alkaline water. Many also claim it is a scam. There is also another group that supports the usage and consumption of alkaline water daily. But the information that was shown about the benefits and how it works, I cannot blame those that mentioned this whole topic is a scam.
The truth is a lot of information on the internet is not accurate. The benefits as mostly had mentioned is alkaline water is good because our body need the alkalinity. And our body works best in optimal pH of 7.356. This is not wrong. Our body blood stream actually works in a pH of slightly higher alkalinity. When we consume water or food, our highly acidic digestive system will neutralize any food and water intake. So it is no longer alkaline. So it is not the alkalinity that is beneficial to human body.
The main benefit from alkaline water is the antioxidant effects. Antioxidant helps to combat toxins in our body and flushed out impurities from our body. Not all alkaline water has the antioxidant effect. Antioxidant is achieved when the water goes through an ionizer machine. The ionization process will cause the water to be alkaline. The antioxidant level within the water can be measured by the O.R.P. This measurement can also be directly tested using an O.R.P. sensor and meter. The key impact for alkaline water ionizer machine is the Oxidation Reduction potential (O.R.P.) value and is micro-clustered physiology. This O.R.P. is a measure of water capacity to either release or gain electrons in chemical reaction.
In our chemistry, it is stated as:
The process of oxidation involves losing electrons
The process of reduction involves gaining electrons.
A highly negative O.R.P. means the water has many extra negatively charged ions that are ready to form bonds with any excess positively charged ions. Once the negative ions bind with the positive ions, they will neutralize the positive ions (H+ or acid) and remove it from our system. Water with a high negative O.R.P. is more likely it is to engage in chemical reactions that donate electrons. And its ability to neutralize oxygen free radicals or acidic positive ions. These electrons are immediately available to engage in reactions that neutralize positively charged free radicals.
Water molecules come in clusters rather, especially in the tap water. It usually comes in very large cluster consists of 10 to 13 molecules per cluster. The ionization process reduces the large water cluster to Micro cluster consists of 5 to 6 molecules per cluster. The smaller cluster gives excellent hydration properties and higher solubility.
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