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on Jan 9, 2013

Your article on detoxing mentions lemons, and describes them as follows: "Alkalizing lemon balances acidity caused by excess animal protein, sugar, and grains, says Gittleman."
Please explain how "acidic" lemons can be "alkalizing."

Tomn3xql (not verified)
on Mar 7, 2013

robm has a good question... waiting for your reply. Tom

on Aug 26, 2013

Even though lemon tastes acidic, it is actually one of the most alkalinizing foods in terms of how it behaves in the body once metabolized. Surprising, huh?

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