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Indigestion, Acid Stomach: Guts or Glory?

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While most people with indigestion and acid stomach, in their attempts to stop the burning, try to neutralize the acid, they are ‘turning up the burning’ instead!

It’s basic logic, right? Thinking back to high school Chemistry class we think of the one morsel of data we retained: acids and bases neutralize when mixed. So if one feels what seem to be the effects of acid, the logical solution is to cancel it out. Isn’t that why they bring out the blue cheese dressing with your buffalo wings?

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Coke and Calcium

The carbonation in Coke causes calcium loss in the bones through a 3-stage process:

  1. The carbonation irritates the stomach.
  2. The stomach “cures” the irritation the only way it knows how. It adds the only antacid at its disposal: calcium. It gets this from the blood.

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What is Colic?

COLIC SUCCESS:Recently we became happy parents. When I was getting ready to become a mother, I studied a lot of material but did not conceive what it means “colic” on babies. Nobody could tell me exactly why it happened and how I could handle them. When I found that my baby has colic I did not know what to do, I started to use different ways, including giving her special medicines, magnesium, bacteria, but she got worse. Then I stopped to give her anything except breast milk and holding her in my arms all the time. I was exhausted in a couple of days.

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