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Here are some of that country's outstanding features; Hakarl, a gourmet delicacy of shark buried in the ground until it putrefies, Keiko the killer whale who starred in the Free Willy films and a road building policy which allows for diversions to avoid disturbing rocks where elves are said to live.
Instead of complete digestion, the food in the digestive tract stagnates and putrefies, and is absorbed into the bloodstream partially digested only to activate the immune system, causing food sensitivities and allergies.
I went to a naturopathic doctor who, after a comprehensive blood test, said that I do not digest all of the proteins and carbohydrates I consume, and the residue lies in my stomach and putrefies, and that caused the bad breath.