5 Tips to Alkalize Over the Weekend

How to alkalize body pH

Here are some detox tips to get you balanced over the weekend.

  1. Hydrate! Water will rinse your body clean. Alkaline water will have an extra alkalizing effect.
  2. Cut out excessive acids like processed grains, meat, sugary foods, caffeine, and alcohol.
  3. Eat healthy oils and fats like those from nuts and avocados.
  4. Meditation and deep breathing exercises will bring oxygen into your bloodstream, thereby alkalizing your body.
  5. Green foods are highly alkalizing. Make them the greatest portion of your diet until you feel better.

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80 | 20 RULE for Easy pH Balance

80:20 rule alkaline diet

You don’t have to always deprive yourself. Follow the 80/20 rule––80% alkaline foods and 20% acidic.

Receive a list of alkaline foods.

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A quick Q & A from Dr. Simone Laubscher: what is your philosophy to eating?

“My philosophy is all about balance and the 80:20 rule so you keep weekdays clean and more alkaline and have a little fun on the weekends. I’m not a big fan of dairy or gluten for my patients and I usually suggest no carbs after 5pm so that patients wake up feeling more energised. Pescatarian is the way live but I rotate in 31 other organic proteins for other patients depending on their digestive systems.” – Dr. Simone Laubscher, PhD, WelleCo Nutritional Expert

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10 Alkaline Foods and 10 Acid Foods for Perfect pH Balance

You don’t have to eliminate all acid-forming foods. Follow the 80%/20% rule.

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An easy way to stay alkaline? Eat mostly veg.

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10 Alkaline Foods and 10 Acid Foods for Perfect pH Balance

Alkaline foods and pH balance are not a typical daily topic of conversation. However, people who cycle, run, hike, play tennis, or do any physical activity and want to perform at peak levels of fitness, have a choice to make.

It’s a choice many never consider, but one of the most important for overall health and fitness. It stares you right in the face every time you look at a menu or a shelf full of groceries.

The choice to consider is whether or not a food or beverage is going to help you maintain proper pH balance, or is it going to throw that delicate balance off and leave your body’s defenses vulnerable to health problems.

In order to maintain suitable pH balance, nutritionists suggest 80% of dietary intake should be alkaline and 20% acid foods. What exactly does that mean? It is a widely accepted nutrition fact that…

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