pH is a measure of the acidity or alkalinity of a solution. The pH value of the water indicates the density of hydrogen ions. The pH value in the water is measured in numbers from 1 to 14. At pH 7, water is neutral. Below the pH 7, water is acidic, above the pH 7 water is alkaline.
Mineral waters are groundwater waters, naturally emerging on the ground surface. Natural mineral waters dissolve some elements and substances found in the ground during their underground movements. These include those which play an important role in human nutrition physiology.
According to many health authorities, a normal adult needs to consume an average of 1500 mg of sodium per day.Unfortunately, according to research results, most people consume over 3,000 mg of sodium per day. This situation puts high risk for heart attack, stroke, blood pressure and cardiovascular diseases. Since chronically excessive consumption of sodium has been found to be associated with hypertension and other debilitating conditions, it is necessary to control sodium consumption to remain healthy. For kidney patients, a low sodium diet is also necessary to prevent fluid retention.