Although we know how bad processed foods are, these ‘delicacies’ are still our favorite. Processed products, Sugar desserts, GMO and fast food are all harmful. Still, we act so unaware. Our pH is changed with such foods and health endangered.

Human bodies are meant to be alkaline, but we go against nature and make them acidic. Why would you prefer junk food over health-friendly fruits and veggies? The acidic organism is a great home for diseases and bad immunity.

Alkaline foods

If you are health-conscious, you probably do everything in your power to obtain your health at optimal level. We would like to contribute to your effort, and thus provide you with the top 5 alkaline foods. You never must wait to be sick to eat healthy.

  • Melon- the melon is pH 8.5and is a great cleanser. Eat it always and always fresh, also any kind of a melon. The water melon is full of fibers and has 92% water.
  • Swiss chard- this protects us from free radicals, viruses and bacteria and is highly alkaline.
  • Olive oil- this oil is abundant in monounsaturated fats, vitamin E and is one of the best foods there are.
  • Buckwheat- if you eat wheat you didn’t try buckwheat still. It protects your heart, keeps you satiated and gives energy.
  • Flax seed- this has a lot of vitamin E, is alkaline and anti-inflammatory too. It also helps in menopause flashes reducing.

Other alkaline foods

  • Berries (antioxidants)
  • Bananas (super food)
  • Avocados (monounsaturated fats)
  • Broccoli (reduces cholesterol)
  • Garlic (for pressure)
  • Carrots (beta carotene for vision)
  • Alfalfa sprouts (enzymes for hormonal balance)
  • Pineapple (weight loss)
  • Grapes (antioxidants and multivitamins)
  • Fermented foods (sauerkraut/probiotic)
  • Brussels sprouts (anti cancer)
  • Lemons (cold, flu)
  • Seaweed (iron and reducing acidity)
  • Grapefruit ( vitamin A and C)
  • Cauliflower (bread replacement)
  • Parsley (cleanses intestines)
  • Cucumber (healthy skin due to 90% water)
  • Quinoa (leveling blood sugar)
  • Oranges (for cold)
  • Spinach (for iron)
  • Mango (cleanse of colon)
  • Papaya (removal of colon toxins/laxative)

Source: www.organichealthuniverse.com