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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 [...]

Exercise the LES Muscle (sphincter muscle)

Exercising the LES Muscle Using Relaxation Techniques
The muscle responsible with keeping the undigested food pieces and the acids in the stomach is called the lower esophageal muscle; it is commonly known as the LES muscle. Because it acts like a valve, keeping the unpleasant content of the stomach inside, the LES muscle must be [...]