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How do I stop the belching when pregnant?

How do I stop the belching when pregnant?

See below: Belching is the act of expelling air from the stomach through the mouth. It usually occurs when the stomach distends, or expands because of too much swallowed air. Belching releases the air to reduce the distention. You can also have a gas buildup in the stomach from bacteria working on food, which give up for gas. Anxiety can cause just about any physical symptom but it would be uncommon for anxiety to cause excessive belching. If your anxiety includes hyperventilating then that would be a good source of swallowed air, which then could lead to belching. Some things that may help in belching. Tried to be aware of how much air swallowing. Try to chew food completely before swallowing it so that the stomach will have smaller particles for the bacteria to give off gas with. Excessive exercise can also lead to belching. And sometimes relief can be obtained with anti-acids; H2 blockers and proton pump inhibitors. ...Read more

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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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How do I stop the bloating feeling before my periods?

How do I stop the bloating feeling before my periods?

Don't eat Carbs: Bloating is due to bowel gas increase from decreased motility of the bowel. This is a Progesterone effect but is markedly increased by the food that produces bowel gas, carbohydrates. Progesterone also increases Insulin resistance causing lower blood sugars and spurs cravings for carbohydrates. Vicious cycle! don't eat carbs and you won't have the problem. Rice potatoes, sugar, wheat, corn, . ...Read more

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I feel bloated after i eat all the time. What can I do to stop this?

I feel bloated after i eat all the time. What can I do to stop this?

Herbs from internet: Read this link to find home remedies to relieve gas and reduce bloating: www.everydayhealth.com/hs/gas-and-bloating/home-remedies-for-gas/ ...Read more

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Im only 26. When i get the hiccups I burp after every hiccup. I dont get them very often but when I do its annoying. Can you tell me why?

Im only 26. When i get the hiccups I burp after every hiccup. I dont get them very often but when I do its annoying. Can you tell me why?

This may be: a manifestation of GERD (Gastro-Esophageal REFLUX disorder! Check it it with your Primary Care Provider! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Why does my stomach growl after i eat and what can i do about it. It happens when im in class too can someone please help.

Why does my stomach growl after i eat and what can i do about it. It happens when im in class too can someone please help.

Growling stomach: May be hunger ,food intolerences milk, soy, gluten ( -keep a diary what you ate before the growling), GERD w/ or without h pylori a bacteria in the stomach that needs treatment,Try ranitidine and see if helps. Could be gas if constipated, drink 2-3 liters /day water gatorade (not just water it dilutws sodium), bacteria overgrowth ( rare unless bowel diseas-Chrons) f/u w/ doc ...Read more

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What should I do after being sick and my stomach hurts. How do I stop the sickening feeling ?

What should I do after being sick and my stomach hurts. How do I stop the sickening feeling ?

Clear fluids: Clear fluids with sugar. Start with jello and popsicles and move on to gatoraide or koolaid. ...Read more

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I am 21 weeks pregnant and still using meth sometimes. I do really want to stop, how can I stop this bad activity? I dont want to get harm my baby.

I am 21 weeks pregnant and still using meth sometimes. I do really want to stop, how can I stop this bad activity? I dont want to get harm my baby.

Get Help: You can call your OB, Family Doctor, or social services. You can even go to your local ER and they will set you up with councillors who can help you. Please do this as soon as possible! ...Read more

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What to do if i hate binges and can never stop myself mid way then i starve next 3 days. How to stop cycle?

What to do if i hate binges and can never stop myself mid way then i starve next 3 days. How to stop cycle?

Professional help: Please talk to your family physician & be very candid. This type of yo yo'ing is really hard on your body. S/he may recommend consultation with an addiction medicine specialist. What ever you have done so far, has not stopped this pattern - so it is time to put your trust in another. Take care. ...Read more

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What to do if i cannot stop salivating when i talk after energy drink?

What to do if i cannot stop salivating when i talk after energy drink?

How about stopping: the energy drink?? When a person consistently has a problematic symptom after using a substance, but continues to USE that substance, that is a problem. Energy drinks are neither healthy nor natural, and while some of them are the equivalent of a good strong cup of coffee, others are caffeine overdoses waiting to happen, combined with a dozen useless or toxic substances, including sugar. ...Read more

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I'm 16 and 175 pounds i feel sad and when i try to stop eating it doesn't work. I can't stop eating, why do I always have to eat and how do I stop?

I'm 16 and 175 pounds i feel sad and when i try to stop eating it doesn't work. I can't stop eating, why do I always have to eat and how do I stop?

You might need help: To succeed at making a change in the way you live is not easy and it's even harder when you feel bad. Supportive help might make the difference. It might be possible to find a therapist to work with on both feeling less sad and changing your activity/eating behaviors. The good news is that you are young enough to avoid some the long-term effects of these problems. Do it soon and have a good life. ...Read more

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What can I do and what should I avoid when exercising while pregnant?

What can I do and what should I avoid when exercising while pregnant?

IF fit-2 main things: Being involved in a fitness activity is a consideration for pregnant women in stable health with no complications who have time and want to exercise (beyond normal activity). However, even they should always follow these key rules: 1 ask their most experienced OB providers what can be done now and ask again at every visit and with each new diagnosis or problem 2 avoid lying flat on the back & pain. ...Read more

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How do I know when im ovulating besides knowing the day i suppose to? What feelings or symptoms will I have when ovulation is in process?

How do I know when im ovulating besides knowing the day i suppose to? What feelings or symptoms will I have when ovulation is in process?

Sometimes you feel..: Women near ovulation experience changes in the cervix, in mucus produced by the cervix, and in their basal body temperature. Furthermore, many women also experience secondary fertility signs including mittelschmerz (pain associated with ovulation) and a heightened sense of smell. ...Read more

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What do I do when i want to try and get pregnant but when i'm off the pill i constantly have my period which causes yeast infections?

What do I do when i want to try and get pregnant but when i'm off the pill i constantly have my period which causes yeast infections?

TTC & Yeast Infect: Recurrent yeast infections can be a nuisance. This aafp article addresses your concerns: http://www.Aafp.Org/afp/2000/0601/p3306.Html. It would be best to try to eradicate the infection first, before you ttc, which, in addition to antibiotics meds, may involve dietary and lifestyle changes. Sometimes just changing the hormonal and micro environment in the vagina, can do the trick. ...Read more

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What do I do when i want to get pregnant but when i'm off the pill i constantly have my period which causes yeast infections?

What do I do when i want to get pregnant but when i'm off the pill i constantly have my period which causes yeast infections?

See your doc: It is not normal to constantly bleed. You are probably not ovulating regularly or could have polyps/fibroids, thyroid issues etc. When you bleed continuously your acidity of the vagina changes which increases vaginal infections. Don"t douche, use pads/tampons intermittently and go see your obgyn. ...Read more

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How do I stop the diaharia?

How do I stop the diaharia?

BRAT Diet: Natural ways to stop diarrhea, if you do not want to use immodium, are very famous among mothers around the world. Bart stands for : b=bananas a=peeled apples or applesauce] r=rice water or rice t=unbuttered toast. This diet helps the GI tract calm down, provides some nutrition and as a great way to start back to eating when you have been feeling poorly. ...Read more

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What happens if I get no pre menstrual symptoms- how do I know when my period will come?

What happens if I get no pre menstrual symptoms- how do I know when my period will come?

Calendar: Without having any symptoms of an impending period a woman will have to rely on a calendar to narrow down the time frame during which she menses will start. Keeping a menstrual calendar, jotting down the days that she is on her period, will help a woman determine, how long her cycles are, and when she is likely to come on again. ...Read more

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How do I stop the belching when pregnant?

See below: Belching is the act of expelling air from the stomach through the mouth. It usually occurs when the stomach distends, or expands because of too much swallowed air. Belching releases the air to reduce the distention. You can also have a gas buildup in the stomach from bacteria working on food, which give up for gas. Anxiety can cause just about any physical symptom but it would be uncommon for anxiety to cause excessive belching. If your anxiety includes hyperventilating then that would be a good source of swallowed air, which then could lead to belching. Some things that may help in belching. Tried to be aware of how much air swallowing. Try to chew food completely before swallowing it so that the stomach will have smaller particles for the bacteria to give off gas with. Excessive exercise can also lead to belching. And sometimes relief can be obtained with anti-acids; H2 blockers and proton pump inhibitors. ...Read more

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What is the causes of belching in pregnant women?

What is the causes of belching in pregnant women?

Normal: This is related to slowed function of the stomach and increased backflow or reflux of gas. This is normal and can be treated with medication that contains simethicone, such as gas-x. ...Read more

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Is this the flu or pregnancy? Nausea vomiting belching

Is this the flu or pregnancy? Nausea vomiting belching

Test confirms either: Symptoms of body issues often overlap & over time may become more specific. Office flu tests are often accurate from the start of symptoms, pregnancy tests are usually accurate after ~ two wks or when your body starts to notice.U can either test for either or wait it out. ...Read more

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Is belching continuously symptoms of pregnancy? Iam 6 weeks pregnant now and on.Progesterone supplement. No other pregnancy symptoms

Is belching continuously symptoms of pregnancy? Iam 6 weeks pregnant now and on.Progesterone supplement. No other pregnancy symptoms

Pregnancy Indigetion: It is common for the rising uterus to compress the intestines and sometimes cause indigestion and a sense of fullness in the third trimester of pregnancy. This early at 6 weeks of pregnancy that is unlikely. ...Read more

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35wks pregnant everytime i eat stomach hurts extremely bad in middle top, belching, pain, for hours..Gall stones? Should i go to the hospital?

35wks pregnant everytime i eat stomach hurts extremely bad in middle top, belching, pain, for hours..Gall stones? Should i go to the hospital?

Could just be: Heartburn, which is common so far sling in pregnancy. Gallstones can cause these problems too, but unless the pain is severe or test suggest the gallbladder is infected, there is not much to do but avoid fatty foods. If the pain is persistent or you run fever, you should go in to the hospital to be examined and determine the cause. ...Read more

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Can constant stomach pain, belching and farting be a sign of pregnancy?

Can constant stomach pain, belching and farting be a sign of pregnancy?

There can be an: Increase in burping, passing flatus & sometimes abdominal discomfort but these are not diagnostic signs for a pregnancy. A pregnancy test is the right way to determine if you are pregnant. Take care. ...Read more

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Pressure in the middle of chest. Feel there is big gas i need to pass but can't belch. Can this be part of pregnancy ? 3 hpt negative at wk 9.

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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Feel pressure in the middle of chest. Feel indigestion problem. Feel there is big gas i need to pass but can't belch. Can this be part of pregnancy ?

Feel pressure in the middle of chest. Feel indigestion problem. Feel there is big gas i need to pass but  can't belch. Can this be part of pregnancy ?

Definitely: You can take some over the counter gas-x, simethicone, this might help. If you're having heartburn symptoms from this, Zantac (ranitidine) or Pepcid might help as well. Walking may help as well. Very common for pregnant gals to feel indigestion, especially as pregnancy goes on. Progesterone, one of the hormones of pregnancy, causes your stomach and intestines to slow down... Thus food takes longer to pass. ...Read more

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Im burping continiouslyand im pregnant and im having shortness of breath?

Im burping continiouslyand im pregnant  and im having shortness of breath?

May be normal: The intestines slow down during pregnancy and you get more gas. Bloating, burping and passing gas are common in pregnancy. Shortness of breath normally occurs in the third trimester from the uterus decreasing the amount of lung expansion that occurs when you breathe. If earlier in pregnancy though, you might get checked for other lung or heart problems. ...Read more

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Why do pregnant women tend to burp more?

Progesterone: Hi AyAK, Burping occurs because pregnant women produce lots of a hormone from the placenta called progesterone. This slows the movement of the bowel so gas does Not move through the Intestines as quickly but builds up and the pregnant lady has to burp or have gas pain. ...Read more

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I'm 5weeks pregnant with my 2nd child and seem to be burping a lot, what could this be?

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I'm 5weeks pregnant with my 2nd child  and seem to be burping a lot, what could this be?

Possible constipatio: A dose of vegetable laxative like senokot (senna) , 2 tablets at night will help. ...Read more

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Empty burping a lot a sign of pregnancy?

Empty burping a lot a sign of pregnancy?

This can occur in : Early pregnancy but is not diagnostic. Take a home pregnancy test if you miss your period. ...Read more

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Shortness of breath in pregnancy and frequent burping?

Shortness of breath in pregnancy and frequent burping?

Common: Common during pregnancy. You need more oxygen during pregnancy and the body adapts to this. Also as the growing baby/uterus pushes against your diaphragm (muscle of breathing) your breathing might feel more labored. Burping occurs because the hormones in your body relax the muscles of the GI tract, causing more gas and bloating resulting in frequent burping. Both reverse after delivery. ...Read more

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Tight/heavy throat and burping plus I'm pregnant.what is it?

Tight/heavy throat and burping plus I'm pregnant.what is it?

Acid reflux: These are often symptoms of acid reflux, which is very common in pregnancy. Try to eat small frequent meals, avoid caffeine, alcohol, tobacco. May try simple antacid like Tums (calcium carbonate) for symptom relief. See your doctor for further evaluation and treatment if symptoms worsen or do not resolve. ...Read more

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When you are pregnant and burping up egg, what should you take?

Zantac or tums: over the counter medications. Can help, sometimes diet modification is needed as well. ...Read more

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Belching (Definition)

Belching (big burps) is a symptom in which a person forces air noisily from his stomach out through his mouth. Belching can be due to too much air or gas in the stomach. Sometimes, people purposely swallow air and belch it back ...Read more