The Acid Alkaline Balance Diet, Second Edition: An Innovative Program that Detoxifies Your Body's Acidic Waste to Prevent Disease and Restore Overall Health

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April 12, 2010


Mixed media product, 256 pages

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0071703373 / 9780071703376


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Main description

Uncover the Secret to Better Health to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease, Obesity and Other Chronic Diseases

Acidic wastes from processed food and chemical additives have detrimental effects on the human body. When acidic wastes accumulate, they can cause organs to malfunction, causing degenerative diesease. The Acid Alkaline Balance Diet has helped thousands of people restore overall health by showing how to balance the body's acid-alkaline to detoxify toxins based on metabolic type. This edition has now been fully revised and updated with new information on heavy metal foods, alternative treatments and supplements and continues to provide an easy-to-follow food combination and herbal therapy regimen.

This completely revised edition includes:

  • New research about heavy metal foods and acid alkaline balance. Such as chelators that move metals from the bones to the brain where they are more destructive.
  • Warning on potentially harmful effects of some nutritional supplements
  • New research and alternative treatments for various health conditions caused by the body's production of acidic waste

Forget the traditional acid-alkaline food lists. Discover how The Acid-Alkaline Balance Diet will help you lead a longer and healthier life.

Table of contents

Part I: Acidic Wastes: The Real Culprit Behind Degenerative Disease
Chapter 1: How Acidic Wastes Cause Diseases
Chapter 2: Ridding Your Body of Acidic Wastes
Part II: Achieving pH Balance to Treat Specific Ailments
Chapter 3: Digestive Ailments
Chapter 4: Obesity
Chapter 5: Hypothyroidism
Chapter 6: Cardiovascular Disease
Chapter 7: Kidney Disease
Chapter 8: Mental and Neurobiological Disorders
Chapter 9: Lung Disorders
Chapter 10: Arthritic Conditions
Chapter 11: Eye Disease
Chapter 12: Diabetes
Chapter 13: Insomnia
Chapter 14: Alcoholism
Chapter 15: Prostate Enlargement
Chapter 16: Female Reproductive Disorders

Author comments

Felicia Drury Kliment (New York, NY) is a nutritionist and alternative health consultant. She is an adjunct professor at City College of the City University of New York. Kliment's articles have been widely published in journals. Kliment's research on how the philosophy of yin (acid) and yang (alkaline) became the basis of Chinese medicine, published in the International Journal of Comparative Religion and Philosophy.

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