The stomach is vital to partially digest the proteins, and to predigest carbohydrates, and are necessary for the absorption of minerals and vitamins. He is mumled by a number of bad eating habits and time spent on meals. Antiacid drugs or PP inhibitors, which prevent acid secretion, have a major impact on the optimal absorption of food. Acidity normally protects against pathogens such as bacteria and parasites.
HYPERACIDITY: ULCERS AND REFLUX
Hyperacidity is an excessive secretion of hydrochloric acid by the stomach. It can cause gastric ulcers or reflux. Five million Canadians suffer from heartburn. Hyperacidity and hypoacidity are often confused, as both give burning sensations.