Explanation: There is no evidence to support that consuming alkaline foods helps fight the virus that generates the disease COVID-19. The World Health Organization (WHO) does not recommend the consumption of any specific food to combat the coronavirus. The pH values (which defines the alkalinity or acidity) of the food in the post are incorrect.Read the Full Article (Chequeado)
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