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A holistic approach for acid reflux sufferers
There are many people suffering from acid reflux, and if you are like millions of other people, you may not want to submit yourself in taking medication to combat heartburn problems. There are many holistic and natural ways to get rid of acid reflux and one of them [...]

Strengthen the Sphincter Muscle by Avoiding Certain Foods

The sphincter muscle we are speaking about is the one that connects the esophagus to the stomach. Over time this muscle can weaken or begin to work improperly and start to fail; when the sphincter fails, it allows food and acid from the stomach to regurgitate and work its way back up through the esophagus.
Heartburn [...]

Free Yourself from Heartburn Using Acid Reflux Remedies

Acid Reflux- We hear that term tossed around a lot, especially in television ads from the big pharmaceutical companies. Before indulging yourself in those pharmaceutical promotion, make sure to read the labels. Most of these items have side effects that make a heartburn seem mild by comparison. If the thought of ingesting another chemical-based product [...]

Low Acid Type Persons Are Prone To Have Heartburn

Low Acid Type Persons Are Prone To Have Heartburn
Heartburn (GERD or acid reflux) is actually the process in which to stomach pushes the partially digested food back into the esophagus. This way the acid that is being regurgitated along with the food, produces the pain usually called “heartburn”. It is named so, because the burning [...]

Heartburn Foods known for causing acid reflux

A person who is suffering from heartburn and acid reflux problems need to take proper diet and should be aware of the heartburn foods causing acid reflux symptoms. Acid reflux is a condition in which acid contents of the stomach move back up into the esophagus which causes a feeling of heartburn in the chest, [...]

The effectiveness of baking soda for heartburn sufferers

Heartburn can be a real pain, literally! There are many reasons why people suffer from heartburn but one fact is true for everyone, it’s a very uncomfortable feeling and can take a few hours to get rid of. Baking soda for heartburn has been used as a home remedy for many years and the reasons [...]

Natural acid reflux remedies for heartburn

CURE HEARTBURN PAIN WITH NATURAL ACID REFLUX REMEDIES.
Heartburn can be experienced by a surge of gastric acid coming from the stomach to the upper part of the chest which brings about unpleasant feeling of burning pain. When acid backs up, it travels through the esophagus commonly named (pipe food), it aggravates the lining tissues [...]

Cure Acid reflux with Apple Cider Vinegar

Cure Acid reflux with Apple Cider Vinegar
Most heartburn sufferers believe that acid reflux is related to producing too much stomach acid. Although this statement is true, the real fact is people suffering from acid reflux could be caused by either producing too much or not enough acid to brake down the content in their [...]

Beat the heat of acid reflux

Do not take acid reflux lightly!
It’s so easy to take a tablet every time you get an upset stomach or heartburn. True! You may feel instantly better, but the insidious side effects of pharmaceutical drugs sold over the counter to treat heartburn pain are greatly misunderstood and should be taken much more seriously. In fact, [...]

What is GERD?

What is GERD?
GERD Definition: is the medical acronym for : Gastro- Esophageal Reflux Disease.

A brief explanation on how the digestive system works will better help to understand what GERD is all about.
The human body naturally produces stomach acid in order to help our digestive system to function better. Food that we swallow travel from the [...]