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  • Writer's pictureMatthew Corbin D.C

Factoid: Your Tummy Is Cleaver

Updated: Dec 31, 2020

The inner lining in your stomach is remade every 3 days so not to digest itself. Nice! Our stomach can hold about 3 litres of liquid and is made up of 4 layers. The internal layer stops hydrochloric acid (a powerful corrosive compound) burning through it by coating the lining with bicarbonate that neutralises the basic terms. We are amazing!

Gut anatomy
actoid: Your Tummy Is Cleaver

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