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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Lubetsky
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Belching: causes: Usually belching is a result of excess air in the stomach and small intestine. You may want to exclude other more serious causes of belching, includ ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Calendine
23 years experience Pediatrics
Keep Diet Journal: Frequent belching can be related to reflux disease. Can be aggravated by certain food intake and intolerances. Use caution with over-indulgence of f ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Belching: Belching is caused by gas production and indigestion, fatty foods can cause this in some people.
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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: Pressure in the chest is a worrisome sign. Although it can be from a stomach problem, it can alos be from a heart problem, which can be very serious, ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
See below: causes of burping include nervous habits or other medical conditions, such as an ulcer or a gallbladder problem. In some cultures, a person may belch ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
May be a problem...: Involuntary belching after a meal is normal, caused by release of swallowed gas after distension of stomach with food. Magenblase syndrome is postpran ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Uma Swamy
Dr. Uma Swamy answered
15 years experience Radiation Oncology
Not necessarily: It may be related to your diet. Please see your doctor for further discussion.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Wet dreams?: If you are referring to wet dreams, these are not unhealthy at all. This is natures way of getting rid of extra semen that is not being used. It shoul ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Bad things: Even moderate alcohol consumption will probably cause some symptomatic distress and might cause further damage to your stomach. Excessive amounts will ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tara Pernot
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be many things: sweating at night could be as simple as getting hot at night, but night sweats can also be a symptoms of other health problems- infections, autoimmune ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Jay Petruska
31 years experience Family Medicine
Flatulence: The smell of your flatulence is often related to your diet. Make sure you eat a well-balanced diet.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Probably GERD: Your symptoms are probably due to acid reflux. If you avoid the precipitating factors, and try over-the-counter antacids for a few weeks, it might com ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
21 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Happens a lot: I have seen this happen a lot. It may be from the increased saliva production from eating, or maybe even from transient reflux.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Flatus: Caffeine in coffee can lead to flatulence in some people. Dairy additives to coffee can also lead to flatus.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Shen
30 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Check if you are : Sensitive to gluten and/or other components of starchy foods... Talk to a physician with knowledge in the area. Good luck!
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
May be a problem...: Involuntary belching after a meal is normal, caused by release of swallowed gas after distension of stomach with food. Magenblase syndrome is postpran ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bloody : Bloody emesis means that there is blood in vomit. This can happen with alcoholism.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some...: Bleeding as seen coming out of urethral opening suspects possible vessel rupture inside the urethra, which may result directly from physical acts of m ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
Lymphatic Filariasis: Typically refers to the changes in the look of the legs where it resembles the thick, rough, pebbly, dark leg of an elephant. This happens when there ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Called GERD.: B cn by ur pcp for options 4 treatment. Left untreated can lead 2 very serious esophageal problems.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Walsh
16 years experience Addiction Medicine
Lay term: Blood poisoning is a lay term that is generally used to describe an overwhelming infection. The medical term used is sepsis or septic shock, which re ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Radiology: It means it appears to be normal.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
That u need to c md: Constant heartburn can be from esophageal irritation, inflammation, stomach irritation, inflammation, ulcers, hiatal hernia, cardiac issues or others ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Reflux?: Likely from reflux unless your gum is so diseased that it emits a rotten odor. Try to eat smaller meals and avoid fatty food and see if this helps.
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