Structured Water: Definition, Research & Facts

You already know that water has a plethora of health benefits. Drinking it helps to slow down signs of ageing, prevent many diseases, and nourish your body every day. Failing to maintain adequate consumption of clean water can lead to the unfavourable symptoms of dehydration, including overwhelming headaches, dizziness, fatigue, and a significant reduction in productivity. As beneficial as water is though, there are ways to maximise its impact even further. Not all water is created equal, and some formulations offer an optimal impact on your body and wellbeing. Structured water is created to achieve optimal absorbency throughout your body.

So while water is a common compound, quality water is a far less common occurrence, and it’s important to know what you are putting into your body. Proponents of structured water believe it magnifies the benefits that water already provides and supercharges your body’s energy reserves. This formula is one of the best kept secrets in health and wellbeing, and it’s also one of the least understood.

What is structured water? What makes it different from regular water? Understanding the answers to these questions can unlock one of the richest resources for your mind and body. Read on for more information on what structured water can do to help you reach your fullest potential.

The Structured Water Molecule 

To understand structured water, you must first understand its makeup. The structured water molecule differs from standard water down to the microscopic level, and this has been explored by extensive chemical research. While both kinds of water share the standard formulation of H2O, there are multiple differences that set structured water apart from its typical counterpart. Some of the molecular properties that define the structured water molecule include the following:

  • Differently angled bonds between hydrogen molecules
  • Increased energy from life force
  • Greater bio-availability of vital minerals and vitamins
  • Neutralised contamination and toxin content

These differences are easily seen when examining standard water and structured water at the molecular level. One look at a standard water molecule will reveal unstructured edges and angles in its composition, whereas a look at structured water reveals that it is composed of hexagonal crystal structures. This difference in structure indicates a lack of toxin content in the latter sample and a greater concentration of minerals. With this in mind, it is believed that structured water shares the same characteristics and elevated health benefits as water sources unpolluted by contaminants or human interference. 

Photo of Tap Water from Japan - Unstructured

Close Up Of Unstructured Tap Water

Photo of Tap Water from Zazen- Structured

Structured Water Crystal

Structured Water Science

Structured water, down to the very molecule, is said to offer a range of increased benefits and life force to humans. Molecular analysis supports the science behind this by proving the fundamental difference between structured and standard water.

The science of these benefits is far more complicated than that though, and has to do with the energy contained in the H2O molecule. Just as scientists can examine the molecular structures of water, they can capture the energy emitted by water and see it through a technology called gas discharge visualisation.

Also called GDV, this imaging method allows viewers to see the electrical discharge emitted by its subject. In the case of water, GDV reveals that immense energy is emitted, but these energy levels vary based on what kind of water is being analysed. GDV produces an image of light against darkness, and the greater the light, the greater the energy being transmitted. While standard water produces a small orb of light, structured water emits a far greater glow multiple times as big.

Beyond GDV, new developments with structured water are being used in a range of studies and clinical trials. For example, one study includes using nanotechnology structured water to control blood glucose in type 2 diabetic patients, alongside a series of others noting the effects of structured water on animals.

Gas Discharge Visualisation Of Structured Water

Structured Water Health Benefits 

Drinking water already holds a variety of benefits to maintain proper hydration and nutrition. It allows our bodies to maintain a normal temperature, provide proper lubrication for cushioning our joints, apply protection to our spinal cord and sensitive tissues, and aids in the removal of wastes through urination and perspiration. Proper consumption of clean water is even more important if you are experiencing certain illnesses or conditions prompting excessive vomiting or diarrhea, or if you are undertaking rounds of continuous, strenuous exercise, particularly in hotter climates.

As you can probably tell by now, there is much research supporting the differences between structured water and standard water—but do these differences equate to superiority? What actually proves that structured water is better? There are a range of ways to answer this question, but in short, the evidence is in the potential benefits.

Devotees of structured water will not hesitate to tell you about its impact on their health, wellbeing, and mental fortitude. We all know how vital it is to stay hydrated and how impactful water is on our health, but all of these advantages are said to be magnified when you make the switch to structured water. 

Some of the structured water health benefits you may enjoy include:

  • Greater concentration of energy
  • Improved absorption of vitamins and minerals
  • Boosted life force power
  • Reduction of toxins throughout body
  • Better hydration, energy, and wellbeing

These are just a few of the benefits that drinkers of structured water have reported. Some consumers have reported effects as dramatic as recovery from illness and avoidance of diseases. These effects are unsurprising given the purity and performance of structured water—and you can discover the unique impact it offers you by trying it for yourself.

Structured Water Molecules

How To Create Structured Water 

Creating structured water requires the right technology and the hand of an expert. Many scientists believe that structured water is found naturally in places such as springs and mountains where water is completely uncontaminated, but it can be created from standard water sources, too. Structured water has a hexagonal structure.

According to online magazine The Scientist, a process called vortexing creates the perfect balance of protein to achieve a hexagonal, structured state. Vortexing works by processing water in such a way that a portion of its molecules separate back into their original oxygen and hydrogen state. The result is a highly oxygenated, hexagonal molecular structure that is thus more hydrophilic—meaning that it is pore absorbable to your body and contains a greater energy force, therefore contributing to optimum hydration.

Structured Water vs Alkaline Mineral Water

One of the last questions you might have about structured water is how it differs—or if it differs at all—from alkaline mineral water. 

Just as structured water can be created through vortexing, alkaline water must be specially formulated through remineralisation which occurs naturally in nature as water filters through the earths layers or, commonly, through the addition of minerals that raise the alkalinity of the water. Proponents of alkaline mineral water claim many of the same benefits that structured water can provide—strengthened immunity, greater energy reserves, increased absorption, and better sense of wellbeing.

The evidence to support these claims has been established far longer than any research on structured water, though, with The Mayo Clinic citing studies that show it slows bone loss. If you are looking for a healthier water option that is backed by science, alkaline mineral water has been the product of choice for countless consumers for decades.

Reach out to zazen Alkaline Water to find an alkaline water filter that’s right for your needs. Call us at AU:1300 78 24 25 in Australia or +617 3051 5809 internationally for more information on our products and how they can help you stay healthy.

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