92 Alkaline Foods That Fight Cancer, Inflammation, Diabetes and Heart Disease

What most people care about is their health and the proper function of the body. In order to achieve this, you need to balance the pH levels and get them to 7.4 since this is the alkaline range. The industry increases in a significant way therefore, it releases high amount of CO2 and lowers the pH of the ocean from 8.2 to 8.1.

You may wonder why this matters? It affects the marine life quite negatively. In addition, the pH level of the soil can affect the food and the mineral it contains.When you hear alkaline diet, you need to know that this is a diet based on natural foods containing good nutrients. It it very beneficial for our health, that is why many people get to know it better.

This is a list of alkaline foods you can easily add to your everyday diet regimen:

Flax Seeds are packed with vitamin E and fiber and have anti­inflammatory properties, making them extremely alkaline.

Extra Virgin Olive Oil has generous amount of vitamin E and many monounsaturated fats. It is great for any kind of diet.

Berries are the healthiest fruits because of the high amount of antioxidants and fiber in it.

Melons are great at hydrating the body and detoxifying the digestive track all because of the large amount of fiber and water. This makes them very alkaline.

Swiss Chard includes several properties among which are antioxidant, anti­bacterial and anti-viral.

To maintain the alkaline diet, you should incorporate foods like the ones in the list below:

Alkalizing vegetables

  • Tomatoes
  • Mustard Greens
  • Onions
  • Mushrooms
  • Beet Greens
  • Nightshade Veggies
  • Cabbage
  • Cauliflower
  • Watercress
  • Beets
  • Celery
  • Parsnips
  • Broccoli
  • Pumpkin
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Carrot
  • Edible Flowers
  • Alfalfa
  • Peppers
  • Wheat Grass
  • Radishes
  • Barley Grass
  • Sea Veggies
  • Wild Greens
  • Peas
  • Rutabaga
  • Fermented Veggies
  • Cucumber
  • Dandelions
  • Green Beans
  • Green Spinach
  • Chlorella
  • Garlic
  • Eggplant
  • Green Peas
  • Spirulina
  • Alka
  • Chard Greens
  • Sprouts
  • Collard Greens

Alkalizing fruits

  • Watermelon
  • Tropical Fruits
  • Tangerine
  • Tomato
  • Dried Figs
  • Umeboshi Plums
  • Apple
  • Honeydew Melon
  • Lemon
  • Grapes
  • Grapefruit
  • Avocado
  • Dried Dates
  • Apricot
  • Lime
  • Sour Cherries
  • Fresh Coconut
  • Pineapple
  • Peach
  • Rhubarb
  • Banana
  • Pear
  • Cantaloupe
  • Orange*

Alkalizing protein

  • Fermented Tofy
  • Fermented Tempeh
  • Chestnuts
  • Almonds
  • Millet

Alkalizing seasonings and spices

  • All Herbs
  • Sea Salt
  • Miso
  • Tamari
  • Ginger
  • Mustard
  • Curry
  • Chili pepper
  • Cinnamon

Alkalizing others

  • Mineral water
  • Apple cider vinegar
  • Veggie Juices
  • Green Juices
  • Molasses
  • Fresh Fruit Juice
  • Probiotic Cultures
  • Bee pollen

Via: Roots @ Wings