Tag: GERD

Acidity in the Body is More Than A Digestive Problem

Acidity in the Body is More Than A Digestive Problem

Hi everyone, John Ossipinsky. You know if you’re suffering with acid reflux we have to understand that it’s much more serious than just digestive issues. But most of us are accustomed to acid reflux. We have products for acid relief at home we’re used to proton pump inhibitors but if

Surgery and Treatment for Diseases of the Esophagus | Dr. Richard Battafarano Q&A

Surgery and Treatment for Diseases of the Esophagus | Dr. Richard Battafarano Q&A

[MUSIC] Well, there are two main categories of diseases of the esophagus. The first is benign disease of the esophagus, and the most common of that is hiatal hernia, with gastroesophageal reflux disease or heartburn. And in those patients, the initial treatment is medicines. And if the patients are well-treated

What is Heartburn and how to treat heartburn and Understand Peptic Ulcer Treatment

What is Heartburn and how to treat heartburn and Understand Peptic Ulcer Treatment

Heartburn is a burning sensation that you feel around your heart. It is a very uncomfortable feeling and it feels like that there is a stuffy or pressure inside the chest area and cannot be released. Sometimes, a regurgitating action happens with acidic fluid coming out from the stomach and

Club Soda for Stomach Pain and Constipation

“Club Soda for Stomach Pain and Constipation” Natural bubbling or sparkling waters have been popular for thousands of years. Manufactured sparkling water has been around ever since a clergyman suspended water over a vat of fermenting beer. For centuries, carbonated water has been considered capable of relieving gastrointestinal symptoms, including

Treatments for Heartburn | Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) | Gastrointestinal Society

Treatments for Heartburn | Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) | Gastrointestinal Society

If you have ever felt a gnawing, burning sensation in your chest or throat after eating a large or greasy meal, then you probably know the discomfort of heartburn. It is a common symptom, caused by stomach contents spilling back up into the esophagus. The stomach has a lining to

Jingeshkumar Patel, MD – What should I do if my peptic ulcers are not healing?

The peptic ulcer disease is broadly divided into two categories. One is the gastric ulcer and second is the duodenal ulcer. And there are many predisposing factors to that. The most common is lifestyle– alcohol, tobacco consumption. The other conditions are untreated H. pylori infection. It’s a bacteria that predisposes