Indigestion, “Acid”

Antacid medications are big business.  Huge advertising budgets are spent to convince us that indigestion is caused by too much stomach acid and that alkalizing drugs are the solution.  This approach does provide temporary relief, but it is more beneficial to corporate profits than it is to health – and it is based on a misconception.  The most frequent cause of indigestion is too little stomach acid, not too much.

See also the chapter, “It Begins with Digestion”, in NUTRITIONAL SOLUTIONS FOR 88 CONDITIONS  (available at

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