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Why Do I Have Really Bad Hiccups After I Eat
A hiccup is an unintentional movement (spasm) of the diaphragm, the muscle at the base of the lungs. The spasm is followed by quick closing of the vocal cords, which produces a distinctive sound. Hiccups often start for no apparent reason and usually disappear after a few minutes. Rarely, hiccups can last for days, weeks, or months. Hiccups are common and normal ...Read more
Hiccoughs are: caused by irritation of diaphragm from adjacent structures, such as distended stomach. This explains partially why you get them after eating. Try eating more slowly. If it persists, get to a doctor to exclude another cause of irritation. If none is found, your doctor can treat with meds. ...Read more
Eat smaller portions: After you eat the body shifts a large portion of the blood supply to your intestinal area for digestion. Eating a large meal or a meal heavy in carbohydrates increases the digestive demand. To be most efficient, the body asks you to rest so it can finish its' digestive job. Eat a smaller lunch and eat lighter like fruits, salads and a small beef patty, piece of chicken or fish. ...Read more
My stomach starts to hurt really bad right after I eat... Why is this? I recently started working out and that's when it started
Evertime i start eating i get hiccups really bad. And they make me sick to my stomach so i don't eat anymore. Been going on for three days, wats wrong?
Irritation: Something is irritating your stomach and then your diaphragm, it could be any number of things, but i would suggest you see a gastroenterologist to have them evaluate you. ...Read more
Have been lightheaded for about 3 months now,seems to get really bad or worse after I eat,which concerns me.Any thought?All blood work has been normal
Ligthheaded: Were you checked for h pylori a bacteria that can cause reflux? Would check for reflux consider a trial of ranitidine/prevecid for a month and see if improves situation , then would consider gallbladder get and ultrasound. Would consider EKG/echocardiogram to make sure no underlying issues with heart as when we eat the blood is shunted to GI .other things check lyme titer, carotids. f/u w/doc ...Read more
When I get really hungry I get bad heart palpitation? And get them sometimes after I eat? It scares me! Thanks
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