Baking soda has many uses. It is cheap, easy to find and potent. It helps with colds, flu and even cancer. You can even use it as a deodorant. It can be used to prevent and cure: drug toxicity, diarrhea, peptic ulcer, acidity and metabolic acidosis. It will cleanse and make your skin healthy and pretty as well. It contains sodium, so it stops hyperkalemia, kidney stones and bladder infection.
Neutral stomach acid
By drinking half a spoon of baking soda in a cup of water, we can neutralize belly acid and regulate pH, made acidic by consuming unhealthy foods. Noble Prize winner Otto Warburg claimed that cancer cells can survive acidic areas but not alkaline. So, to prevent cancer, keep your body alkaline.
According to experts, heartburn is caused due to acid buildup inside the stomach. This climbs to the esophagus, gives a burning sensation and discomfort. To neutralize this and relieve it use baking soda.
Removal of UTI
If you suffer from UTI, drink baking soda water. Just mix 1 tbsp of baking soda with a glass of water. If however this doesn’t help consult a doctor.
Relieving gout aches
Gout is inflammation caused by acid pulling up in the body from the uric acid. To stop this from accumulating, drink baking soda water.
Less signs of flu and cold
Baking soda can be used to combat colds and flues. You can use half a tbsp of baking soda in a glass of water every 2 hours the first day. The second day, use 4 doses of this every 3 hours. The third day, 2 doses morning and night. And the fourth day 1 dose until the problem is gone.
Kidney stone relief
Use baking soda water to prevent new stones and to cure old ones. However, be careful because the uric acid that piles up can cause stones and consult a doctor of course.
Better physical performing
For better and longer workout use baking soda water since it gives energy. This is due to the alkalinity in the soda that lessens lactic acid in the muscles.
A test for low belly acid
The belly creates hydrochloric acid that helps with digestion. This acid, brakes down proteins and turns them into amino acid, speeding up the pancreas work and stops diseases, killing bad bacteria as well. Constipation, indigestion, bloating, gastric issues and heartburn indicate low levels of HCL.