Dear Dr. Benzi, I disagree with your blog about alkaline diets and the conclusions you came to. There is a ton of research on alkaline diets in the benefit of kidney disease. I can share some of that research with you. I agree there is a lot of bullshit out there about additives to alkalinize … Continue reading Tell Dr. Benzi: “An Alkaline Diet May Have a Role in Kidney Disease”
Question: What is the deal with alkaline foods? What are people even talking about? - R Reply: Hello, R. This is a great question and one that I’ve often wondered about myself. I’ve broken down this question into three chunks. First, what does alkaline mean? If you recall your high school chemistry, alkaline is the opposite of acidic, … Continue reading Ask Dr. Benzi: What’s the Deal With Alkaline Foods?
If you are reading this, you are most likely a human being --the proud (or not-so-proud) owner of a body and a brain. You probably also know other human beings with bodies and brains whom you care greatly about. This means that the quality and length of your life, and the lives of those you … Continue reading Ask Dr. Benzi, an Introduction