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"Learning to Live with Chronic Heartburn",
The key is to find out what aggravates your heartburn and avoid it.
You develop heartburn indigestion because your stomach produces too much acid and the symptoms are burning sensation and pain from the middle of the chest to the throat.
It has been proven effective to provide a short-term relief for people experiencing heartburn, according to ( mindbodygreen .A
It's bad news for fast food lovers, as he says that fatty and fried foods like burgers and chicken wings can commonly lead to heartburn.
> Type or quality of symptoms: Heartburn is often a true burning sensation that may start in the abdomen and radiate to the back of the throat.
If you experience heartburn more than two times per week, that could be a signal that you need to get checked by a doctor.
She points out that heartburn is quite common--up to 20% of Americans suffer from heartburn on a weekly basis.
To another query related to general complications of long term untreated heartburn, they said it can cause inflammation of the esophagus and if left unattended can cause cancer of esophagus.
y hig If you're really troubled with heartburn you might revisit your doctor and ask if you'd be able to take the lowest dose possible of the PPI.
"If you go through a careful work-up, you will find the patients who have true PPI-refractory acid reflux and heartburn, and, in the end, we don't have good medical treatments for these patients," leaving fundoplication as their best hope for symptom relief.