Adequate stomach acid levels are vital for overall health.

Stomach acid—released from the parietal cells of the stomach lining—has several essential functions, including protein digestion, nutrient absorption, and helping to keep bacteria in check. Low stomach acid, a condition known as hypochlorhydria, is widespread in those with thyroid conditions.

Today, I’m sharing the common causes of low stomach acid, potential issues that can arise, and how to improve stomach acid levels.

In this episode, you’ll learn:
- The crucial role of stomach acid
- Causes of low stomach acid
- How to know if you have low stomach acid
- Potential consequences of low stomach acid levels
- Methods to increase stomach acid levels

As always, I hope you find this episode valuable, and I look forward to catching you in the next episode!

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