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A 56-year-old male asked:

i have raised my beds head about 6 inches due to acid reflux.my 8 years old boy sleeps with me. is there any -ve impact on him, such as reduced blood circulation to his upper body that may not be good as he is growing?

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Dr. Arnold Lentnek
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
No: Raising the head of the bed 6” will not affect your son whatsoever and MAY provide you with some relief.

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