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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

How a peptic ulcer develops

How a peptic ulcer develops

This animation will show how a peptic ulcer develops. A peptic ulcer is a roughened area or cavity which is found in the stomach or small bowel. Click the navigation arrows below the animation screen to play, pause, rewind or fast-forward the animation. This animation contains sound. Here we show

H. Pylori and Peptic Ulcer Symptoms & Testing Candidates

H. Pylori and Peptic Ulcer Symptoms & Testing Candidates

bjbjm H. Pylori and ulcer disease are quite common in our society, somewhat more prevalent in underdeveloped or third world countries because of hygiene factors whereby this bacteria called the Helicobacter pylori can be easily transferred from food, soil, into the body of an individual. It does not have to

What Triggers a Peptic Ulcer?

What Triggers a Peptic Ulcer?

[MUSIC] DR. RODGERS: Can anxiety or spicy foods cause peptic ulcers? Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers with the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases at NIH. The answer is no. A peptic ulcer is a sore in the lining of your stomach or the first part of