You might notice that you get bloated if you decide to drink diet soda. The main reason is because the carbonation that can be found in diet soda leads to fluid retention. This could be the reason that you might begin to notice a little bit of a “pouch” if you are drinking a lot of diet soda lately. Although you might think that you will lose a whole lot of weight through drinking diet soda, the truth is that you could end up feeling as though you are losing less weight with regular soda because of the amount of water weight that you could end up gaining from diet soda.
It is physically IMPOSSIBLE for anything you put in your body to have zero calories. The diet drinks, the diet foods, the gum, the snacks – they all have to go somewhere and they all have to be either used, stored, or eliminated by the body in some fashion.
A good balm with tea tree oil, or some tea tree oil on the affected area is sure to help. One company that uses tea tree oil in it’s products has an incredible sun-block lotion that some people report helps keep the mosquitoes away. Others have found Avon’s skin-so-soft to be effective.
In regular sodas, there’s sugar, which I’ve talked extensively about. In diets, there’s a more dangerous chemical, aspartame. Studies link this chemical to weight gain, neurological disorders and depression. It breaks down into Nitric Acid and formaldehyde in our bodies. If you have any problems with your muscles, joints, liver, heart or mind, aspartame will make them worse. In fact, 75% of the non-prescription complaints to the FDA are about aspartame.
So you, as a gout sufferer, need to reduce your acid levels. You can do this either through drug-based treatments, or, natural home remedies without the nasty side effects of drugs, which more and more gout victims are turning to.
My partner and I own our own internet radio station. We’re trying to get this information out in an alternative way because it’s so few and far between the opportunities that we can get the information out. One time I was invited to go on a show a called “American Journal” and they had asked me to get people that had healed themselves of serious disease with the raw food diet, so I got them someone who had healed himself of bone cancer, 4th stage.
If only there were more farmers like Baby. In these days when crops are sprayed with dangerous chemicals and seeds are genetically modified, Baby’s plantation is a wonderful example of traditional farming techniques.