Reflux

Preventing and Treating GERD Naturally

…meals, pregnancy, tight-fitting clothes and overeating (the leading aggravator of acid reflux) also provoke symptoms by putting pressure on the stomach and esophageal sphincter. * To avoid triggering reflux during sleep, wait at least two hours after a meal before lying down. Elevating the head…

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Preventing Asthma Attacks Naturally

…This may take some sleuthing because everybody’s triggers are different. For some, it’s exercise, weather changes, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), dehydration, or even laughter; for others, it’s irritants such as smoke, strong odors, or air pollution. Flare-ups can also…

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The Causes of Chronic Cough

…Control GERD, eliminate coughing. Coughing isn’t always initiated in the respiratory system. Another leading trigger is gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). If you discuss this with your physician, be prepared to get a prescription for a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) or other acid-suppressing…

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Is Juice Healthy?

…and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). In one of them, cabbage juice healed peptic and duodenal ulcers in an incredible 92 percent of cases studied! I once had a patient who swore by cabbage juice. Plagued with inflammation of the stomach lining and severe acid reflux, her conventional doctor…

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