The Burning Question: What Really Causes GERD?by
. But what really causes GERD and are these really the best methods for alleviating it?
Ironically, acid reflux is not... belief, eating too many acidic foods doesn’t cause acid reflux.
Stomach acid is actually a good thing...
Prevent Heartburn, Know The Causesby
Heartburn is medically described to occur when stomach contents enter the esophagus. Once food enters the stomach it is doused with a substance that has the contents of hydrochloric acid. There are things in place which are
What Causes Constant Acid Refluxby
You might have experienced GERD or acid reflux without realizing exactly what was going on. Was there ever a time when you felt a burning sensation in your upper abdomen that radiated upward and was accompanied by a sour tas
Can Sleep Apnea Cause Hiatal Hernias?by
Dr. Steven P.
), but only some people have symptoms. One thing I’m learning as I study the effects of sleep apnea is that it can cause..., with loosening of the phreno-esophageal ligament, which opens up the lower esophageal sphincter temporarily...
Causes of oesophageal cancerby
Dr. Anshu Gupta
as adenocarcinoma ). The causes are unknown, but cancer of the oesophagus would appear to be more common in people who have long-term acid reflux (backflow of stomach acid into the oesophagus). Damage to the oesophagus caused...