Category Archives: health

Celebrity Chef Pete Evans stance on Fluoride

pete-evans-fluorideCelebrity Chef Pete Evans from “My Kitchen Rules”, has apparently been causing quite a ruckus with some doctors with his stance against fluoride and by joining the rebel alliance: Fluoride Free WA.

We get asked about fluoride removal quite often as it’s a growing concern for many people so we figured this would be something worth sharing. Regardless of your stance, it’s a good read for those who are interested as there are always two sides to a story … Read the rest

10 cans of Coke. Every day. 1 whole month. Insanity.

While we doubt any of you in your right mind would try this in any lifetime, this just helps illustrate the effects of soda on a human body.

Trying to lose weight and get healthy?

Here’s a tip: change your diet, which includes a big portion of what you’re drinking. Soda and even juice have so much sugar you might as well just be eating doughnuts for meals. Exercise is important but you’ll be surprised how much your body … Read the rest

Fluoride Perspective

Fluoride is an emotional and controversial topic. Many want it out of their water and many others think it adds valuable benefits. We aren’t going to tackle that discussion right now, we just want to help direct you towards options for whatever side of the discussion you find yourself on.

We also want to make sure you are aware of some common misconceptions and things we didn’t even realize until talking with the experts who make the filtration media.  It … Read the rest

Negative ORP now gaining credibility

For years the benefits of -ORP (which you can read more about
here) has been downplayed and in many cases even ridiculed by the more mainstream medical community.  Or those who just regurgitate what .

Now it seems as though the alkaline water world was again correct.  In Oct last year, Ampio pharmaceuticals
announced a patent on it’s ORP diagnostic tool.  Think of it like a glucose meter.

Their chief scientific officer said,
“this recent analysis in traumatic brain Read the rest

ORP…think positive and drink negative

One of the most significant benefits of our water is something called ORP.  It stands for Oxidation Reduction Potential and is actually a bit easier to understand if you reverse the order of those words.

Essentially, it’s a way to measure a liquid’s Potential to Reduce Oxidation.

Oxidation in the human body is seen at the cellular level.  It’s a deteriorating process that takes the cell from healthy and vibrant to weakened and lifeless.  Think of patio furniture or an … Read the rest

What minerals do you use to create alkaline water?

Mineral quality is very important to us in creating alkaline water. Therefore we use the highest quality of ingredients we can find in the best forms available. We also have to consider which minerals provide the greatest reactivity when mixed with water and which ones produce the quickest pH and antioxidant improvement.  

We found those were Magnesium and Calcium.  

In addition, we needed some of the more subtle benefits that are much harder to measure.  Ingredients that help with … Read the rest

Will I get kidney stones from alkaline water?

From Vitev alkaline water? No. 

When you look at recommended daily amounts of minerals like calcium and magnesium, you’ll find tables like this
one. (scroll down a bit for the table)

Let’s just use an average of 1000mg/day of calcium and 400mg/day of magnesium as a
minimum requirement.

In our testing of our reverse osmosis alkaline water based systems, because tap water is all over the place and gives an entire spectrum of results, we found approximately 70 mg Read the rest