Transcript: We all get gastric upsets following sudden changes in eating habits, or when going on a holiday and that it settles down spontaneously with no medication. Some express it as just gastric. Gastritis is a general term for a group of conditions that starts with inflammation of the inner lining of the stomach. The inner lining of the stomach is quite strong, much stronger than your skin. The night acid juice is pure hydrochloric acid, the parietal cells in your stomach lining produces 20 to 100mL has a pH of about 1.5 to 3.5. If such acid juice touches your skin will burn the skin, it is strong enough to dissolve metal, but the same acid juice secreted in the night in your stomach lining cause no problems. What a marvelous situation. Mucus secreted in mucus gland in the stomach seem to prevent any inflammation or gastric erosion. ...

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I remember the old poem Anguru kaka, watura bibi, kolomba dhuwana yakada yaka, very well. It seems like yesterday, really, and brings back many memories of the old Steam Trains, the Moratuwa Railway Station, a mere stone’s throw away from where I lived, as a toddler, where these magnificent Steam Trains used to have their bellies filled with water from the huge steel tanks (pictured), via equally huge rubber hoses, then, especially as it was just getting dark, we would hear the distinct whistle, as the train driver indicated that he was leaving the Station. Brother Ian was about a year old, and I was just four in 1940, when we were treated to a “firework-show” at eventide each evening, when, out of it’s main smoke turret at the front of the engine, a shower of sparks would burst forth, giving us a “show” that many would pay to see. ...

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  Source:-yellowad Three people from Ilford have been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for their services to medicine, the law and the Sikh community. Barrister Islamuddin Chowdhary, 79, and social worker Parminder Kaur Kondrai, 65, will be made members of the order of the British empire (MBE). Dr Hareen De Silva, 35, a GP who began his medical career in Ilford, will receive a British Empire Medal (BEM). The list was meant to be published in June but was postponed so that those who played crucial roles during the coronavirus pandemic could be added. GP who treated Covid patients Dr De Silva is described as “one of the brightest young GP leaders in the country” and started his medical career at Barking, Redbridge and Havering University Hospitals NHS Trust. He is commended for working “in some of the most challenging conditions for front-line health workers” treating Covid patients ...

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