there are so many journals there will be separate posts by dis-ease. This is for those with RA.
Alkaline Mineral Supplementation Decreases Pain in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: A Pilot Study
"Alkaline foods and supplementation of alkaline minerals can help with improved function and decreased pain in arthritis sufferers"
Supplementation with alkaline minerals reduces symptoms in patients with chronic low back painAn acidic diet can increase the liklihood and intensity of pain, but a more alkaline diet can reduce this pain, specifically chronic back pain in this case.