Even if you have never had heartburn before, you might face it for the first time while pregnant. Pregnancy comes with a nasty list of side effects and as if your hormone swings and weight gain weren’t enough to send you to the edge, you might just end up with acid indigestion as well.
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Think you might have a hiatal hernia? You are not alone. As people age and reach their golden years over half of them will develop a hiatal hernia. Googling your potential condition leaves you with more questions than answers unless you happen to know that the esophageal hiatus is an opening in the diaphragm, which [...]
Gastroenterology Topics: Acid Reflux Hernia Bloating Constipation Diarrhea Digestive Disorders Colitis Irritable Bowel Syndrome Gastrointestinal problems of various kinds are commonly seen and affect almost everyone at least once in a lifetime. Gastrointestinal problems can affect one or multiple organs of a human GI tract, including stomach, intestines and colon. Some of the most common [...]
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) occurs when acid escapes from the stomach and travels up the esophagus. The common name for GERD is acid indigestion. Food that you eat travels down the esophagus, past a valve, and into the stomach. The valve is supposed to keep the food and acid in the stomach from coming back [...]
Everything is good in moderation and even if it’s dandelion herb that has proven to alleviate so many health conditions, you should still exercise caution and talk to your doctor or a naturopath before starting dandelion root treatment. While taking into consideration multiple dandelion tea benefits, one should still ask a question if this mighty [...]
Ginger is one of world’s pillar cooking spices used to flavor dishes in Asian, Indian and Arabic cuisines. Ginger benefits go beyond the kitchen and have been long recognized to deliver important healing properties to a human body. Ginger can aid in treatment of various health conditions like sluggish digestion, colds, flu, female problems and [...]
Gastroesophageal reflux disease, also commonly known as GERD, is a condition with symptoms such as chronic heartburn and belching, hoarseness with a sore throat which never seems to go away, discomfort when swallowing, and unpleasant taste in the mouth with excessive saliva, nasty breath, inflamed gums, as well as tooth enamel erosion. These annoying symptoms [...]
Acid indigestion is a very common problem, and there are a number of causes for this condition. Often called heartburn or just indigestion, this condition causes a burning sensation in the upper chest and esophagus. Gastroesophageal reflux disease can cause acid indigestion, and so can the production of too much stomach acid which flows back [...]
H Pylori, or Helicobacter pylori, is an inflammatory causing bacterium affecting the stomach’s inner lining. Ulcers are commonly a result of bacterium. The cause of H pylori is often contaminated water or food. It is also contracted by human contact. Helicobacter pylori symptoms include nausea and vomiting, frequent burping, bloating after meals, acid indigestion and [...]
If you tend to visit restaurants to grab a quick bite from time to time and you suffer from persistent acid indigestion and bloating, it is helpful to know which foods might trigger your heartburn symptoms at your local restaurants: 1. Fried foods might be your favorite and you simply can not resist the crunchy-salty [...]
Pediatric hernia is a protrusion of tissues and organs through an abnormal opening in the muscle wall caused by various in nature factors. Most underlying causes for pediatric hernia are congenital; babies are born with different types of hernias like abdominal, hiatal, inguinal and others mostly due to prematurity and underdeveloped muscle walls.
Hiatal (hiatus) hernia is a medical condition when a section of the stomach protrudes, or simply sticks out, through the diaphragm wall opening. This oftentimes causes the stomach acids to be pushed back into the esophagus resulting in acid indigestion. Hiatal hernia diet is essential in managing this major health condition with its unpleasant symptoms [...]
Acid reflux syndrome, also referred to as gastro esophageal reflux disease or GERD, is a medical condition caused by abnormal back-up of stomach acids and its contents into the esophagus, causing unpleasant burning sensation or even tissue damage due to constant irritation. Overweight individuals, people with a history of diabetes, hiatus hernia sufferers and pregnant [...]