Study #1: The PRAL is higher in subjects with pre-diabetes and were at higher risk for diabetes
Study showing how acidity has been present of people who had pre-diabetes and where at higher risk for diabetes in other words they had a Positive PRAL (Bad PRAL) in their system.
A high-risk state for diabetes development.
(Source:) Tabák AG, Herder C, Rathmann W, Brunner EJ, Kivimäki M. Prediabetes: a high-risk state for diabetes development. Lancet. 2012;379:2279–90.
Study #2: Drinking True Alkaline Water Prevents Reflux
Study showing how alkaline water can ease the symptoms of reflux.
Potential Benefits of pH 8.8 Alkaline Drinking Water as an Adjunct in the Treatment of Reflux Disease
(Source:) Koufman, JA, Johnston, N; Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol July 2012 vol. 121 no. 7 431-434;
Study #3: Alkaline Water Helps Prevent Weight Gain & Obesity
This study showed drinking alkaline water inhibited high-fat diet-induced obesity, helping people to lose weight.
Anti-obesity Effect of Alkaline Reduced Water in High Fat-Fed Obese Mice;
(Source:) Rosa Mistica Coles Ignacio, Tae-Young Kang, et al; Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin; Vol. 36, No. 7 p. 1052-1059
Study #4: Alkaline Water Leads to Stronger Bones
Alkaline mineral water lowers bone resorption even in calcium sufficiency;
(Source:) Emma Wynn, Marc-Antoine Krieg, Jean-Marc Aeschlimann, Peter Burckhardt; Bone Journal; Volume 44, Issue 1, January 2009, Pages 120–124;
Study #5: Alkaline Water Improves Type-2 Diabetes
In type 2 diabetes reactive oxygen species (ROS) cause the reduction of glucose uptake, and this study shows how ionized water scavenges reactive oxygen species and protects DNA from oxidative damage!
Natural Reduced Water Exhibit Insulin-Like Activity on Glucose Uptake into Muscle Cells and Adipocytes
(Source:) M. Oda, K. Kusumoto, K. Teruya, T. Hara, et al.; Animal Cell Technology: Products from Cells, Cells as Products; 2002, pp 425-427
Study #6: Alkaline Water May Supress Growth of Cancer Cells
The study looked at both cancer cells and found that alkaline reduced water suppressed the growth of cancer cells.
Suppressive Effect of Alkaline-Reduced Water on the Growth of Cancer Cells and Microorganisms
(Source:) Takaaki Komatsu, Shigeru Kabayama, et al; Animal Cell Technology: From Target to Market; ESACT Proceedings Volume 1, 2001, pp 220-223;
Study #7: Ionized Water is an Important Antioxidant
Alkaline Reduced Water Scavenges Active Oxygen Species and Protects DNA from Oxidative Damage
(Source:) Sanetaka Shirahata, Shigeru Kabayama, et al; Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications; Volume 234, Issue 1, 8 May 1997, Pages 269-274;
Study #8: Ionized Water Can Stops Hangovers
“These results suggest that drinking ARW (alkaline-reduced-water) has an effect of alcohol detoxification by antioxidant mechanism and has potentiality for relief of ethanol-induced hangover symptoms.”
Alkaline-reduced water inhibits acute ethanol-induced hangovers in Sprague-Dawley rats.
(Source:) Park SK1, Qi XF, Song SB, Kim DH, Teng YC, Yoon YS, Kim KY, Li JH, Jin D, Lee KJ.
Biomed Res. 2009 Oct;30(5):263-9.
Study #9: Ionized Water Has an Alkaline Effect on Active Men
Research showing proof that alkaline water from an ionizer does effect alkalinity.
Hydrogen-Rich Water Affected Blood Alkalinity in Physically Active Men Sergej M. Ostojica* & Marko D. Stojanovica
(Source:) Research in Sports Medicine: An International Journal; Volume 22, Issue 1, 2014
Study #10: Ionized Water Reduced Glucose Levels, Triglycerides and Total Cholesterol in the Blood
The authors state: “Alkaline-reduced water (ARW) is known to exert several anti-cancer effects, as well as to scavenge reactive oxygen species and reduce blood-glucose levels.”
This study shows the benefits of drinking alkaline, ionized water, long-term for people with diabetic symptoms.
(Source:) Anti-Diabetic Effect of Alkaline-Reduced Water on OLETF Rats
Dan JINab, Sung Hoon RYUc, et al; Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry; Volume 70, Issue 1, 2006;
Study #11: Ionized Water Prevents Acidosis!
In this animal study, the authors found that alkaline water is a very important strategy in managing metabolic acidosis: “Alkaline ionized water can be considered as a major safe strategy in the management of metabolic acidosis”
Ionized alkaline water: new strategy for management of metabolic acidosis in experimental animals.
(Source:) Abol-Enein H1, Gheith OA, Barakat N, Nour E, Sharaf AE.; Ther Apher Dial. 2009 Jun;13(3):220-4.
Study #12: Alkaline, Ionized water is effective in treating digestive complaints:
Clinical Evaluation of alkaline-ionized water for chronic diarrhea. Placebo- controlled double-blind study.
(Source:) Med Gas Res. 2018 Oct-Dec; 8(4): 160–166.
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Study #13: Bisphenol A (BPA) exposure accelerated the aging process:
BPA exposure reduced lifespan and altered age-related changes in Caenorhabditis elegans. BPA-exposure resulted in accelerated aging in C. elegans.
(Source:) Ling Tan, Shunchang Wang, YunWang, Mei He, Dahai Liu. Volume 235, Issue 2, 1 June 2015, Pages 75-83
Study #14: Water-related Diseases and Contaminants in Public Water Systems
The presence of contaminants in water can lead to adverse health effects, including gastrointestinal illness, reproductive problems, and neurological disorders. Center of Disease and Prevention.
(Source:) Environmental Protection Agency. Factoids: drinking water and ground water statistics for 2007. March 2008, April 2008.