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Old 03-10-2008, 10:44 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by eyepod View Post
One thing I did find out was that lemon juice from a freshly squeezed lemon is a powerful alkalizer. It sounds strange because it is citric acid but the body rapidly turns it alkaline.
Indeed. The fruit might seem acidic but it leaves an alkaline ash in the body which raises the alkali level.
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