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  1. chrisgreen

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    as somebody who for years suffered with indigestion,i could eat renni like they were sweet's even see the doc about it,then on a trip to sri lanka,got talking to a guy about my problem,and he said simple remedy,lemons:thumb:
    i could not eat an fb pie or pork pie or a tomato with the skin on,or drink cider,without suffering acid indigestion,so i started drinking lemon juice dilluted in water, every night before bed,and for years i have not suffered:thumb:
    it has other health benifits aswell,read below.

    http://www.earthincommon.com/nutrition_01-article.html
     
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    Thanks for that tip, Chris. I don't have that problem but my mum does so will try it out.:Smile:
     
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    Will give it a try, but equally, if you believe something works, then it proly will..

    Whilst your at it, perhaps you could try this cure too ? alternate to lemon juice therapy
     
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    Very strange, drink acid to cure acid indigestion.
     
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    I find it works just as well with gin instead of water:Wink:
     
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    as an old bricky,we used to use urine,after laying wet breeze blocks all day:thumb:
    can you think what for?:Smile:
     
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    Other uses for urine ....... chilblains. and for having the best and bushiest geraniums in yer garden:thumb:
     
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    To extinguish the fire in your brazier:Rofl1:???
     
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    Is it washing your hands in, gets rid of whatever is in the blocks? cos I know they wreak havoc with the skin.

    I know Urea cream is excellent for the bottoms of your tootsies, also eczema/psoriasis - as is drinking your own pee (providing it's fresh and you haven't got a UTI of course) and stuff like that.
     
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    correct:thumb:
    the older bricky's used to piss on their hands to toughen them up:thumb:
    never tried it myself i used to wear marygolds:thumb:
    but if jaws want's to try something for me:BigGrin:
    he could try haveing a sh*t in his hat,apprently is reverses baldness,i have a full head of hair so no point me trying:Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    You peed on your hands to harden the skin :RollEyes:
     
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    :RollEyes: oh dear, I can see a joke coming up here from Yosser....:Eek!:
     
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    Actually.......................

    I worked briefly at Fords in the case making dept.
    Basically banging in nails for 10 hours a night !
    Peeing on the blisters was the standard way to your blisters in to callouses
     
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    Not so strange Brian

    According to nutritionist Patrick Holford much indigestion is caused by not having enough stomach acid to break down food effectively. especially in older people...

    As far as using urine for medical purposes, it's well known in Greece to reduce the pain of jellyfish stings!

    Catherine
     
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    I got done for urinating in public just after I left university.

    I should have told the copper I was trying to toughen my hands:Doh:
     
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    Noooooooooooooooooooooo... Sorry Catherine
    You seem to have misunderstood mate.

    Its well known in Greece that you GET pissed to reduce the pain of a jellyfish sting !
     
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    :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:p**S OFF YOU OLD GIT​
     
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    I did !! I did.........................
     
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    Hi Chris,
    My wife suffers terribly from acid indigestion. What proportions do you mix lemon juice with water? 50-50?
    Many thanks for your advice.

    Bob
     
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    about a desert spoon to half a pint:thumb:
    it will not stop indigestion if you already have it it a proactive remedy,take it daily around bedtime:thumb:
     

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