Causes Or Cures

The Faulty Health Claims of Alkaline Water: An Interview with Dr. Tanis Fenton

September 29, 2019
Causes Or Cures
The Faulty Health Claims of Alkaline Water: An Interview with Dr. Tanis Fenton
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Causes Or Cures
The Faulty Health Claims of Alkaline Water: An Interview with Dr. Tanis Fenton
Sep 29, 2019
Dr. Erin Stair/ Dr. Tanis Fenton
The Faulty Health Claims of Alkaline Water: An Interview with Dr. Tanis Fenton
Show Notes

Alkaline ( High pH) water is a very popular wellness product,and one you'll see in natural stores across the country.The alkaline diet is also trendy, with many websites and books dedicated to it. Both alkaline water and the alkaline diet are linked to various health benefits, but is there any solid evidence to support these claims?
In this Causes or Cures episode, Dr. Erin Stair chats with Dr. Tanis Fenton, a researcher who studied the alkaline diet, alkaline water and potential health effects.Through her research, she discovered that health claims made about alkaline water and the alkaline diet are unfounded and make no sense on a basic scientific level.
Dr. Fenton is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Calgary, a Registered Dietitian, Epidemiologist and Evidence Analyst for Dietitians of Canada. She is the Nutrition Research Lead for Alberta Health Sciences.

Please write Erin at Blooming Wellness if you have any questions or comments! 




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