Quite rightly, there is a buzz around hydrogen and hydrogen-rich water right now. So letâs look at the relationship between alkaline water and hydrogen water. Clue: Itâs pretty close. Although to be fair, the title of this blog may contain pretty heavy clues, for any Sherlocks among you.
Hydrogen water is worth getting excited about â as well as the many benefits of drinking hydrogen water, studies show that âhealing springsâ around the world, Japan, Mexico, India and famously, Lourdes in France – are genuinely therapeutic as they contain dissolved hydrogen gas. These previously mythical âfountains of youthâ have emerged as being relevant to modern-day science and the constant quest for ways to improve our long-term health.
Itâs amazing to think that our forefathers knew about hydrogen water and itâs benefits, before science caught up and gave us the tools to understand why âtaking the watersâ really does work.
Hydrogen gas is the chemical formula H2. Itâs also the smallest molecule that we know about, and molecular hydrogen is able to diffuse quickly in the body at cellular level. H2 is free, not bound to any other element, and is therefore available to be absorbed, incorporated or dissolved
A 2010 article on molecular hydrogen, published in Free Radical Research stated:
âIt is not an overstatement to say that hydrogenâs impact on therapeutic and preventive medicine could be enormous in the future.â
Alkaline Water By Any Other Name
So letâs look again at that relationship between Hydrogen and Alkaline water. Alkaline water is produced by electrolysis, enabling the âfreeâ and available hydrogen gas to dissolve into the water. It is the presence of hydrogen gas which gives alkaline water many of itâs benefits. Research has shown that removing the hydrogen gas in ionized water diminishes the benefits, and perhaps unsurprisingly, adding extra hydrogen gas to the water increased the therapeutic benefits.
Hereâs more science. Water is H2O â literally two hydrogen atoms for each oxygen atom. âOrdinaryâ water has an equal number of OH- ions (hydroxyl ions) and H+ ions (hydrogen ions). Alkaline water is water with more OH- ions than H+ ions. In other words, alkaline water has far more oxygen atoms than regular water!
How To Multi Task With Alkaline Water
So there we are, alkaline water is hydrogen water. By the way, are you doing anything else while reading this article? Drinking a glass of alkaline water? Sewing on a button? The thing is, itâs a busy life, and I donât know about you, but I sometimes have a creeping sense of guilt if Iâm only do one thing at a time. If youâre going upstairs, then take that pile of laundry with you; or maybe doing stretches while cleaning your teeth.
Take your foot off the multi-tasking gas for a moment. Drinking Tyent alkaline water means that youâre drinking hydrogen water too. And that, my friends, is extremely easy beneficial multi-tasking!
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