Acid Reflux and GERD

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Whether, it is an occasional occurrence caused by food, drinks, or caused by an underlying condition, Acid reflux, otherwise commonly known as heart burn is a common occurrence in adults. It is when the acids of our stomach goes back into our esophagus causing a burning feeling in the chest or bitter/ hot taste in the back of our mouths, and in some cases difficulty swallowing. Many things may trigger your heartburn (acid reflux), and at many times this may develop into GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) when not treated right away. There is many over the counter medication than can help alleviate discomfort, However, there is another way to treat constant reflux, for those who cannot experience relief with an anti-acid. Chinese Herbs and Acupuncture can soothe the discomfort of constant reflux by getting to the root cause of the disease. See how it can also help you.

Tips to avoid Heartburn:
1. Avoid spicy/fatty foods
2. Avoid drinking cold water(beverages)
3. Hold off on smoking
4. Reframe from alcohol
just to name a few.

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