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Foods That Cause Gerd
Mechanical: Gerd is a mechanical defect in the valve and sphincter that act as a one way valve in te lower esophagus. Certain food can cause relaxation of the sphincter and aggravate th reflux. If you already have reflux irritation, nthe spicy food can aggravate it like salt water can make a wound burn. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Causes of the "loss of taste" and if caused by gerd; what foods can benefit to get the taste buds again activated?
Many: Loss of taste is a common symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd), salivary gland infection, sinusitis, poor dental hygiene, or even certain medicines.Prepare foods with a variety of colors and textures.Use aromatic herbs and hot spices to add more flavor; however, avoid adding more sugar or salt to foods. If your diet permits, add small amounts of cheese, olive oil, butter toasted nuts. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What foods can lesson gastritis/gerd or even help it? I was under so much anxiety/stress caused all this mess :(
GERD: Bananas, milk, bland food in small portions, avoid spicy food. ...Read more
Can an inflamed liver cause gastritis and gerds? What causes an inflamed liver in a 10 yr old who eats normal foods? How is an inflamed liver treated?
Hard to know: The most common cause of liver inflammation in children is viral hepatitis. Although some children are vaccinated for hepatitis b and hepatitis a, there are other types of viruses which can cause inflammation also. Check with your doctor for more information. Most viral hepatitis will resolve on its own. If your child is vomiting frequently, have him checked by the doctor. ...Read more
Have gerd/larynghitis/pharynghitis are these the causes for food getting somewhat stuck above the sternum? and when i dirnk it makes a bubble there.
Can very bad anxiety cause GERD symptoms to get worse or act up. I ate food that norm never bothers me had mild anx attack n guts r killin me.
I've heard that B4: Very bad anxiety seems to be able to make pretty much anything worse - at the very least it 'feels' worse. But gastric symptoms are a frequent complaint. So, it is a good reason to get the anxiety under control. Not only by medication, but by therapy to learn skills. Ways to avoid, reduce and manage anxiety are what you want. Cbt can help. Best! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why does GERD cause the feeling that food is stuck below ribs and how can I get rid of it? I take omeprazole which help the burning but not this stuck
Lean meats: Perhaps try lean proteins such as chicken and fish. They can be prepared many ways, and you can determine whether different sauces or cooking methods aggravate you or not. For sure i would not fry them, but would suggest baking, broiling, or grilling. ...Read more
DX w/IBS, GERD, gastritis.The only time my stomach feels normal is if it's empty. Food/drinks & exercise cause reflux or ULQ pain. Is this IBS typical?
Possible.: It's hard to say what's typical for IBS since it becomes a diagnosis when we've excluded all other things. This may be what is typical for IBS for you, but not for another individual. It certainly falls within the spectrum of symptoms for IBS. If the symptoms are getting worse however, it's time to go back to your gastroenterologist. ...Read more
I wrote earlier i feel like I have a lump in btwn throat and ctr chest like if food was stuck n feel pressure wen swallow, can it be cause I have gerd?
Can a small hiatal hernia cause stuck food / loose stools and gerd? I had to go to ER becuase chicken was stuck, said I had hernia and inflammation.
27. Gerd/reflux/LPR or damage caused by excess acid cause feel food going through your esophagus? I also have throat clearing, altered vocal range,
Can GERD cause voice hoarseness and a tight feeling in my throat when im swallowing food? My family has a history of gerd.
Can GERD cause lightheaded feeling and swollen glands? I am a 41 year old female, have a hiatal hernia. Feeling like food is stuck in chest as well.
Unlikely: I would see a doctor about the swollen glands and lightheadedness. Unlikely related to hh. Hiatal hernia and acid reflux could cause the esophagus to spasm or even develop scar tissue and narrowing. This would cause the feeling of food sticking or catching. I would see your doctor about getting a test to check your esophagus. If not already taking acid medication twice a day, recommend doing so. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Was taking nexium for 5 weeks for silent gerd. Since stopping, I've had very bad stomach pain immediately after eating citric foods like cooked tomatoes. Feels like s burning type feeling right away then stops. Never had this before nexium. Cause?
Acidity: It is likely that you experienced acid rebound after discontinuing the nexium which had shut off your stomachs acid production. You could temporarily try taking zantac or pepcid which shuts off acid more quickly than nexium and then taper off the medication. Avoid caffeine, spicy and greasy foods as well. ...Read more
Could scar tissue in throat turn into cancer since I am a smoker? I have had an upper GI and i was diagnosed with GERD and h. Pylori. There is scar tissure in my throat, which causes me to have a very hard time swallowing food, liquid, saliva. Could smoki
Yes: To put in bluntly, you are a prime candidate to get throat cancer. A constant irritation to your throat from stomach acid combined with smoking can transform that irritated tissue into cancer cells. The answer is quite simple: stop smoking, change to a healthy lifestyle, exercise, lose weight if you are overweight, see your doctor regularly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
GERD: Some reflux is normal, but when it causes damage to the esophagus, lungs, or vocal cords, or significantly impacts daily life, it is a disease. Many factors contribute to cause including diet, obesity, hiatal hernia, and too many random openings only the valve entering the stomach called transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxations (tlesr's). Diagnosis & treatment are patient specific. ...Read more
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