I'm often asked about sodium bicarb, or 'Bicarb' as most people know it, as an alkalizer.
Briefly, it works, but of course it doesn't have the advantages of alkaline ionized water because it doesn't come in a microclustered form, which supports daily detox, and it isn't loaded with negative hydrogen ions which makes the water such a fabulous antioxidant.
Still.. it does alkalize, because that's what it is; an alkaline salt. However it has been used as a 'folk' remedy for decades and with a little ignorance this can lead to some pretty terrible situations when used improperly. .. such as