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What does it mean when u have constant heartburn?

What does it mean when u have constant heartburn?

That u need to c md: Constant heartburn can be from esophageal irritation, inflammation, stomach irritation, inflammation, ulcers, hiatal hernia, cardiac issues or others.. See your doc, get checked. ...Read more

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Dr. Julie Abbott
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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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What does it mean if I have constant acid reflux?

What does it mean if I have constant acid reflux?

You need treatment: If you have reflux more that twice weekly you should be on chronic acid suppression. If you have nausea, abdominal pain, black tarry stools, loss of appetite, early satiety or difficulty swallowing you should also have an endoscopy. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have acid reflux constantly?

What does it mean when you have acid reflux constantly?

Called GERD.: B cn by ur pcp for options 4 treatment. Left untreated can lead 2 very serious esophageal problems. ...Read more

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What does heartburn feel like during pregnancy? I'm not sure on what i've been feeling

What does heartburn feel like during pregnancy? I'm not sure on what i've been feeling

Often chest pain.: Heartburn is usually pain under the sternum or in upper abdomen. It may feel like a burning or raw sensation. May also feel like stabbing pain under the sternum. It is usually relieved or improved with antacids or something like Pepcid (famotidine) or prilosec. If severe or not relieved see your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have extreme itchyness during pregnacy?

What does it mean when you have extreme itchyness during pregnacy?

Depends: If the itch is in the vagina, it could be yeast. If the itch is generalized over the body, it could be a liver problem. If the itch is associated with a rash, it could be a dermatosis of pregnancy. See your doctor for a definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your having contractions pregnant?

What does it mean when your having contractions pregnant?

Get checked: Depnding on how frequent your contractions are it could be false labor or premature labor. Please see your doctor as soon as possible if you are having contractions. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you're bloated, cramping, and gassy?

What does it mean when you're bloated, cramping, and gassy?

Different things: Constipation, ibs or just eating foods that increase gas. Depending on the severity of your symptoms, you may need medication or tests. Otc remedies are useful for blating-gasx, etc. ...Read more

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What does it mean when I have headaches everyday?

What does it mean when I have headaches everyday?

Headaches: Headaches frequently start out as stress headaches or migraine headaches. Sometimes, they result in rebound headaches from taking daily pain medication. They occur when the pain medication wears off. It sets up a vicious cycle which may require a visit to your doctor to stop them. You may have to take preventive medication to help get off of the pain medication. ...Read more

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I m breastfeeding n also having periods? What does it mean?

I m breastfeeding n also having periods? What does it mean?

Norma : Some women stop having periods while they're breast feeding because prolactin, the hormone of lactation suppresses their hormonal cycle. However, it's not unusual for others to have normal hormonal cycles that ends up in normal menses. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your belly stomach. Fells sore. Watery. Diarrhea and anther thing not getting pregnant ?

What does it mean when your belly stomach. Fells sore. Watery. Diarrhea and anther thing not getting pregnant ?

??Gastroenteritis: Your symptoms sound like you might have a condition called gastroenteritis if this is acute. You may get better once the food which may have caused this problem gets out of the body. If you suspect pregnancy, it does not hurt to check it with a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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What does it mean to feel naseau before bed? Am I pregnant?

What does it mean to feel naseau before bed? Am I pregnant?

Not the typical: pattern for pregnancy nausea. The elevation of pregnancy hormones can cause it, typically in the morning or broadly throughout the day and about at 1 month or a bit later in pregnancy. Can test for pregnancy. Hiatal hernai, food or medicine effects, slight stomach irritation. Changing habits of eating and drinking, otc stomach meds, and seeing what works. cannot say in your particular case. ...Read more

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What does it mean that I get really tired after eating? I'm pregnant.

It may be your diet.: Whether you are pregnant or not, digesting food requires an investment of energy and a shift of blood to the intestines. The content of the meal can affect the energy required. I think everyone has experienced the desire for a siesta after a high fat meal. When you are pregnant, you are all ready experiencing increased energy demands, add a meal and you get really tired. ...Read more

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What does it mean when i have servere dizziness,lightheadedness and nausea?

What does it mean when i have servere dizziness,lightheadedness and nausea?

Symptoms: These are all subjective symptoms - that is to say, they are sensations that only you can describe to other people. And like a headache, they can be caused by many things. A good history and physical exam are the best start to sorting out what could be causing your symptoms. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Why are my boobs coming and going on hurting what does that mean bloating then not bloating is my period coming or not im so confused what does it mea?

Why are my boobs coming and going on hurting what does that mean bloating then not bloating is my period coming or not im so confused what does it mea?

Hormone sensitive: Breasts have receptors for estrogen and progesterone. As these levels predictably rise and fall every month, some women experience breast pain. I would see your gynecologist to discuss potential hormonal options. ...Read more

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What does it mean when i feel.Sick.At my.Stomach and dizzy at 35 weeks.Pregnant?

What does it mean when i feel.Sick.At my.Stomach and dizzy at 35 weeks.Pregnant?

Dizzy with pregnancy: Probably nothing at 35 wks pregnant. It is not uncommon to get a little dizzy in the last few months of pregnancy. Just take you time when you go from one position to the other. (lying to sitting or standing) so you do not stumble or fall. Check with you OB to see if you can take maalox or mylanta for the upset stomach. Good luck. ...Read more

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What does it mean if i'm having acidic burps during intercourse?

What does it mean if i'm having acidic burps during intercourse?

Positioning?: Depending on your sexual positions, you could illicit a bit of reflux from the stomach. Likely nothing to be concerned of. ...Read more

Dr. Charles Cattano
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Heartburn (Definition)

A painful burning sensation in the esophagus, just below or behind the breastbone. The pain often rises in your chest and may radiate to ...Read more


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Indigestion (Definition)

Indigestion = Difficulty ...Read more