Health fads and quick solutions for many different ailments and issues come and go. Using activated charcoal to whiten teeth, coffee scrubs to remove cellulite, and the Adkins diet, to name a few. Sure, there may be some benefits to these things, but ultimately they’ll fall by the wayside once something newer comes along. The power of baking soda and lemon, however, seems to hold up to the test of time. Both of these things have been around for a long time, and the health benefits can be backed up by science!
Some people claim that mixing lemon juice and baking soda is so powerful, that it can help in the fight against cancer. While some health professionals aren’t willing to go that far, there are studies that show how the acidity in lemon juice in an effective way to treat certain carcinoma cells. The pH in baking soda also helps to realign and balance the body.
Regardless of if you believe the hype about lemon juice and baking soda curing and preventing cancer, there are still plenty of health benefits to using this powerful combination. By mixing some lemon juice and baking soda into a glass of water and drinking every day, you increase your weight loss results as well as improve kidney function and support healthy digestion. You can also use this combination to help whiten teeth. Be careful not to do this more than once a week as the mixture is potent enough to irritate some teeth.
Go ahead and watch the video below to see all of the amazing health benefits of mixing lemon juice and baking soda. You’ll be surprised at all the wonderful things come out of just mixing these two household ingredients!