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When you consume a lot of food that is basic, how does your stomach respond to it? Why is this response necessary?


Do you want to neutralize ALL the acid in your stomach? Why or Why not (Hint: What is the stomach acid for?)


Describe and explain two possible advantages of liquid medications over solid medications.

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