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"Health Cures" That are a Waste of Money

There are several medical procedures, fad diets and thousands of products on the shelves that advertise a miracle cure for staying young and healthy, but most don't work. In fact, many don't offer the benefits consumers are seeking and are just a waste of money, experts say. Eat This, Not That! Health talked to medical professionals who reveal these five health trends and products to avoid. Read on—and to ensure your health and the health of others, don't miss these Sure Signs You've Already Had COVID . 1 Alkaline Diets The Alkaline diet has become a trend that claims to help fight cancer and lose weight by eating foods such as fruits, vegetables, soy foods and wine that can change your pH balance. But does it really work? According to Dr. Santoshi Billakota, MD it does not. "Your body is naturally made up of basic and acidic substances. Your body's baseline pH is 7.35-7.45 which makes it slightly basic. If your body becomes too acidic or too basi