The stomach is functioning properly only when the gastric juices are very acidic (pH 1-3). Mucosa produces pepsin (protein digesting enzyme) and strong hydrochloric acid, which is essential for proper digestion, therefore high pH 7 occurs only where the gastric juices come in contact with the gastric mucosa; wherein the acidity is continuously neutralized. When the
In one of the previous entries I have outlined a few of the popular dietary supplements. However, there are far more of them. – To many of us, our grandma or mother in our childhood told to eat vegetables beacuse they have many vitamins. That’s true, hoever each child would do otherwise. As far parents
Dietary supplements over the past years have gained many followers. Americanization of the society makes you focus on antyhing that happens behind the great ocean, where a sizable percentage of people can’t imagine life without them. However, why are they so special? Why are they so popular?
When we consume products with small amounts of nutrients, our body enriches them “stockpiling” to be complete. Is it hte only reason we need vitamins and supplements?
The water filter is not necessary, but you can not deny its advantages. There are many of the facts and the myths being created about the usual “tap water”. What does the filtering water affect?