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Analysis of TaeCheongsu natural water from Baegunsan Mountain, Korea

Jaswir, Irwandi and Octavianti, Fitri and Lestari, Widya and Hendri, Ridar (2016) Analysis of TaeCheongsu natural water from Baegunsan Mountain, Korea. International Journal of Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 1 (1,02). pp. 14-19. ISSN 2231-1238

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Abstract

Water with special healing properties has been reported for generations to contain health benefi ts and abilities to cure diseases. Water from locations including Nordenau in Germany and Lourdes in Paris have been analysed to deduce the special characteristics of the water that provide the healing properties. In this study, natural bedrock underground water from Baegunsan mountain in Idong- myeon, Pocheon- si, Gyeonggi- go, Korea was analysed for benefi cial properties. The alkalescent hydrogen-water which is termed TaeCheongsu water was tested for superoxide anion radical scavenging activities (SOSA), size of water molecules, active hydrogen content, hydrogen peroxide degradation capability and dissolved oxygen content. The results for TaeCheongsu water was compared against tap water, Stephan water, Nordenauer water and Lourdes water. TaeCheongsu water showed superior results compared to other healing waters and against controls across all tests. Therefore, TaeCheongsu healing water is a high quality water with potential benefi ts for health.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 5784/49993
Uncontrolled Keywords: Healing water, SOSA, reduced water, health benefits
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: International Institute for Halal Research and Training (INHART)
Kulliyyah of Dentistry
Kulliyyah of Engineering
Depositing User: Dr Widya Lestari
Date Deposited: 07 Apr 2016 16:31
Last Modified: 08 Mar 2017 14:55
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/49993

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