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Baking Soda (sodium bicarbonate)

Why would someone eat baking soda?


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December 10, 2007 5:56AM

The first answer, in brackets below, is wrong because of course there is no sugar in baking soda. My dad used to eat a spoonful of baking soda when he had heartburn. I've tried it, too, for lack of an antacid pill, and it works.

[To get a blood sugar 'fix' or high - it is dangerous]