There’s a problem with Kangen water ionizers, and Enagic – the company behind the products – is seemingly burying its head in the sand.
To give some context, many people buy a water ionizer to remove deadly contaminants from their tap water. Tyent filters remove and reduce a host of toxic elements, including notorious carcinogens such as Chromium-6.
So, what if you bought a Kangen water ionizer, only to later discover that not only does it provide scant information about the contaminants that its filters actually remove, but that a potentially carcinogenic substance is known to exist at the heart of the Kangen water ionizer itself?
It’s hard to comprehend, but true.
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With its commercial popularity, bottled water might seem like a convenient option. The numbers do not lie — in the US, we use about 1,500 plastic bottles per second.
However, do you know that drinking bottled water can actually negatively impact your health and the planet?
Read on to learn more about why you should think twice about drinking this water.
What You Should Know About Bottled Water
1. Convenient? — At A Cost
This is probably the first thought you have when it comes to bottled water. If you focus only on your trip from the grocery to your home, then the claim might still hold up. However, when you look at the bigger picture of the …
Yay – it’s that time of year again! Time to start looking forward to the summer, planning day trips and picnics, maybe a vacation, swimming and sipping cooling drinks, and… oh yes. That other thing that many of us do at this time of year. Stand in front of a full-length mirror and wonder if we can still fit into last year’s bikini or swim shorts.
Make Positive Changes
Look. If your favorite outfit is a little snug, because lockdown/winter/life, don’t feel disheartened. Millions of people are in the same boat. If you want to make changes to your lifestyle and diet to help you feel a little more confident going into the summer, then we’ve got your …
Having to lose water from your body all day, every day is a fact of life. Even while you’re sleeping, you’re losing water. The weather, the temperature, your environment and activity levels, among other factors, affect how quickly you lose water. In order to stay healthy and thrive, you have to replace it.
Most of us need around 8 eight-ounce glasses of water every day, which equates to about 2 liters.
But why? What exactly is all of that water doing for us? We take a look at hydration from the scientist’s point of view!
1. During sports or intense exercise, your performance is intrinsically linked with your hydration levels. Even mild dehydration can have a …
Do you need more energy? Are you feeling a little…meh? Are you finding that your regular afternoon slump is getting harder and harder to climb out of? Does the prospect of exercise and preparing for the next day of activities make you feel tired?
Like almost everyone else in this modern, busy life, you could probably use more energy, right?
Unlock Your Energy
Now, there are some tried-and-tested ways of boosting your energy – getting more sleep, eating energy-boosting foods and yep, getting some exercise.
You can even reduce stress in your environment or avoid day drinking to keep your body’s cycle healthy and consistent.
But one of the fastest, most accessible ways of unlocking new …
Lentil Burgers Recipe! Today we are so excited to partner with our friend Jessica DeLuise! The Wellness Kitchenista, Jessica DeLuise, MHS, PA-C, CCMS, is a seasoned medical practitioner, culinary medicine specialist, TV-chef and wellness entrepreneur.
Growing up, I always soaked lentils overnight before cooking them. It was an old wives tale that soaking them in this way, and even adding a little baking soda to the water, helps soften the legumes and even may help digestion and reduce gas and bloating after eating.
For me, this process has always been something that I do when preparing lentils. The baking soda is basic (alkaline) so instead, I have been soaking my lentils in alkaline water from Tyent! I’m …
Do you forget to drink water a lot?
We get it. If you don’t carry a bottle with you or you don’t pay attention to when you’re actually thirsty even before you feel it, it might be hard to remember to take a sip until your body starts begging for hydration.
The fact is: we all need to drink more water. More water equals a better, happier you!
You can make this a daily goal with these 10 easy ways to get more H2O.
RELATED: 8 Types Of Water To Drink
In this article:
- Make It Part Of Your Routine
- Add Slices Of Fruit Or Veggies To A Pitcher Of Water
- Drink A Glass Of Water Before Each
Do you aim to steadily lose weight and maintain a healthier mind and body? If you are, know that going on a fad diet isn’t the answer. Fasting is.
Fasting – essentially a therapeutic dietary intervention – is the ancient practice that’s as popular as ever in our modern times.
In general, fasting doesn’t just help you to lose weight – practitioners believe that it can improve multiple aspects of your overall health, helping you to:
- Sleep better
- Boost your metabolic health
- Improve your memory
- Optimize gut health
- Enjoy abundant energy
- Improve muscle tone
- Experience increased satiety
- Reduce inflammation
- Enjoy clearer skin
Many people who want to try fasting for the first time find themselves overwhelmed by information. …
Want to really put a spring in your step? We have the best way. Combine your favorite cardio exercise routine – or find a new one – with an alkaline water detox and feel the benefits fast!
Separately, exercise or an alkaline water detox can make you feel good. Combine the two, and they will deliver an exhilarating fusion of wellbeing to re-energize your mind and body!
How to Do an Alkaline Diet
Let’s start with the detox. Firstly, an Alkaline detox is not a fast. You can look forward to eating delicious meals, snacks and smoothies, as well as drinking lots of energizing alkaline water – at least 64 oz per day.
Use our list of …
What is reverse osmosis water and why is it considered both a brilliant emergency resource but a health hazard if drunk on a regular basis?
We’re here to find out!
What Is Reverse Osmosis Water?
Does Reverse Osmosis Work?
Why is Reverse Osmosis Water ‘Too’ Clean?
What Are the Dangers of Drinking Reverse Osmosis Water?
Reverse Osmosis Water and Water Waste
Is a Water Ionizer Better than Reverse Osmosis?
What Is Reverse Osmosis Water?
Reverse osmosis water is defined as ‘purified water.’ It means that all the sediment, heavy metals, hard minerals, nutrients, viruses, and bacteria (both good and bad) are no longer present.
Reverse osmosis water is produced by applying pressure to force undrinkable water through semi-permeable …