For years, Rachel struggled with the kind of heartburn that made it difficult to function. But the SCD diet and Betaine HCl changed everything...
Here's 4 quick and natural home heartburn remedies to stop the pain fast. And if you want learn symptoms, heartburn causes, and fixes.
Contrary to popular belief, stomach acid is actually good for you. I'd even argue that proper levels are the key to great digestion.
Are you making dangerous mistakes supplementing with stomach acid? Find out if these common Betaine HCl mistakes are making you sicker.
Did you know stomach acid is good for you? Thanks to our current society, most of us have horrible stomach acid production and that means a "broken" digestive process.
One of the most common methods of supplementing for low stomach acid is using Betaine Hydrochloride (HCL).
Did you know stomach acid is actually good for you? Dr. Jonathan Wright wrote a whole book on the topic because he felt it was so important for overall health.Proper stomach acid production is crucial to unlocking perfect digestion. The digestive process downstream from the stomach is controlled chiefly by pH changes. When the food (chyme) in your stomach reaches a pH of about 2-4, the valve at the bottom of the stomach (pyloric sphincter) starts to slowly release the stomach contents into the duodenum. From here, the pH raises up and down as it travels through the intestines and out the other end.
I came across a great series of 6 articles that explains how and why GERD happens. I think it should be essential reading for anyone on the SCD diet because it explains in very simple terms how and why many people on the typical standard American diet (SAD) have acid reflux and how doctors treat the symptoms with medicine handed to them from the evil pharmaceutical empire. It also helps that the author backs everything up with legit sources and studies.