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Will losing weight reverse my hiatal hernia symptoms?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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In brief: It should help.

Hiatal hernia is used synonymously with gerd, although one may have one without the other. If you are referring to heartburn, yes, weight loss can usually improve symptoms.

In brief: It should help.

Hiatal hernia is used synonymously with gerd, although one may have one without the other. If you are referring to heartburn, yes, weight loss can usually improve symptoms.
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. Lisa Hogan
Many people notice that a low glycemic diet helps their gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) symptoms.
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In brief: Yes

Losing weight can definitly improve symptoms associated with a hiatal hernia.

In brief: Yes

Losing weight can definitly improve symptoms associated with a hiatal hernia.
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