Author: Jeanette Smith

Lawsuit Against Trader Joe’s Alkaline Water Puts Burden of Proof on Plaintiff

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According to a lawsuit filed by Dana Weiss, Trader Joe’s water with a pH of 9.5 advertises health claims that are not supported by evidence. The alkaline water is described on the label as, “ionized to achieve the perfect balance … Continue reading

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Update on Trader Joe’s Alkaline Water Lawsuit

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Currently, the hottest trends in diet and health seem to be the alkaline diet and alkaline, or ionized, water. Health conscious consumers that do not have time to put together an alkaline diet can easily grab a bottle of ionized … Continue reading

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Signs and Dangers of Dehydration

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Dehydration occurs when the body loses more fluid than it has taken in and the body lacks the water and fluids needed to conduct normal functions, according to the Mayo Clinic. Anyone can become dehydration; however, it is especially dangerous … Continue reading

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What Is Alkalinity?

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Acidity and alkalinity is measured on the pH scale. pH is a measure of the concentration of hydrogen ions. The acronym pH stands for “potential of hydrogen.” The higher the pH of the liquid, the fewer free hydrogen atom it … Continue reading

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Alkalinity Research: Negative Studies on Humans

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There has been much debate about making the body alkaline in the battle against cancer. This has particularly become an area of interest because cancer rates have skyrocket. Some believe it is because people’s bodies have become more acidic due … Continue reading

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Scientific Studies Missed by the FDA

The human body is almost 70 percent water, therefore, keeping hydrated is the cornerstone of good health. Clean, pure water is essential. Beyond water filtration there is the issue of pH – alkaline versus acidic or neutral water. There are … Continue reading

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Lawsuit Against Trader Joe’s Water

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A Californian woman is suing Trader Joe’s in federal court. According to the woman, Trader Joe’s implied that there were health benefits from drinking their alkaline bottled water. The woman claims that the store is unable to back up these … Continue reading

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The 2 Forms of Water: Ortho and Para

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It is common knowledge that water, or H2O, is an oxygen atom linked to two hydrogen atoms. However, at the molecular level, water exists in two different forms called isomers. The two forms of water have nearly identical physical properties, … Continue reading

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High Alkaline Waters Killing Freshwater Fish in Getalsud Dam

A team of four from Jharkhand State Pollution Control Board (JSPCB) inspected the Getalsud Dam on Sunday, June 24, 2018, because hundreds of dead fish floated to the surface on Saturday. It was discovered that the water, normally a pH … Continue reading

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Plogging: The New Fitness Trend That Helps the Environment

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It is all too common to see litter scatter through the beautiful scenery of the country. People can find cigarette butts, six-pack rings, and empty cans and bottles. Whatever the trash, it is not aesthetically pleasing to the eye and … Continue reading

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