pH (potential (for) hydrogen) is the measure of acidity and alkalinity. pH 7 is neutral, above this figure is an alkaline measure, below it, is an acid measure.
Our blood must be kept at a pH between 7.3 and 7.45 approx. Deviation from this range either way for a prolonged period results in serious illness termed acidosis (low pH) or alkalosis (high pH)
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