The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is the primary Federal agency in the USA for conducting and supporting medical research. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) spends over 27 billion dollars (US) annually in medical research. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) mission is the application of medical and scientific knowledge to extend healthy life and reduce the burdens of illness and disability.

The World Health Organization (WHO) is the United Nations (UN) specialized agency for health. The World Health Organization (WHO) is governed by the 192 Member States of the United Nations. Evalife Water Pty Limited endorses the World Health Organization (WHO) mandate, given by the United Nations: "The attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health".

The National Academy of Sciences (USA) and the associated National Research Council (USA) consists of distinguished scholars who provide independent advice on matters of science, technology, and medicine whenever called upon to do so by any department of the government of the USA. Members of the Academy have won more than 200 Nobel Prizes.

In a well defined area of southern New South Wales [Monaro region], specific populations of farm animals appear to have life spans that are beyond the life spans of animals elsewhere in Australia.

A major international scientific and medical research effort is attempting to uncover how the consumption of alkaline magnesium bicarbonate solution has such positive beneficial effects in the human body. It is considered that the results of all scientific and medical research will be published concurrently with the publication of the 4th Edition of the World Health Organization (WHO) Guidelines for Drinking Water Quality due in 2008.

Ischemic heart disease (IHD) named in the World Health Organization (WHO) expert report (above) is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the Western industrialised world - including Australia.

EvalifeĀ® Water Pty Limited endorses the conclusions reached in the extensive internatinal scientific and medical literature in relation to health benefits obtained from the consumption of bicarbonate and/or alkaline foods. Alkaline foods include most fresh fruits and vegetables.

Drinking waters that do not contain minerals, in particular drinking waters that do not contain magnesium and calcium, are known as soft waters or distilled waters and are considered by many scientists to be unhealthy.