Water is a miraculous element.
The more you study about this element, the more it will intrigue you. Water is regarded as the most important element among all the biological processes and that includes aging. Water is required by all the molecules in your body. Scientific research has even suggested that water could be the basis for your consciousness.
You will have to believe that drinking water is the best thing you can do for your body. But what you drink has to be filtered, pure and alkaline. This is not easy as most water is acidic. How do you define acidic? Water that is measuring less than 7 on the pH scale is termed acidic. Anything above level 7 is alkaline. You need water with alkaline properties to support life.
There are many disorders that are linked with excess acidity in the water levels. Some of these disorders are allergies, arthritis, cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, fibromyalgia, arteriosclerosis and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Be wary of the tap water as it contains high chlorine levels and various other chemicals. You cannot even assume that the bottled water is a better option than the tap water. Bottled water could be the same as tap water and it would have the additional effect of the gases from the chemicals of the plastic in which it is kept. Filtering water for drinking has become necessary. Some of the systems for filtering the water remove the harmful toxins and the microbes present in the water. There are some systems that help increase the pH levels in the water.
Each cell in your body needs water to function properly. Those who are obese and keeping poor health need to drink more water than the healthier ones.
In the late eighteenth century, when the first demonstrations were made during the practice of homeopathic medicine, it was revealed that water has power to soak in from the molecules of other substances. Science has taught us that our body is made up with almost seventy per cent of water. Every muscle and connective tissue is engulfed with water. Each molecule needs water to go through its special function. For every molecule of protein in your body, you have fifteen thousand molecules of water. Seventy five per cent of your brain tissue consists of water.
So, there is no denying the fact that water is the elixir of life. You can go for days on end without food but you cannot manage without water. Learn to drink pure and filtered water for a healthy body and a healthy mind.