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I'm 17 years old I'm 5 foot 7 inches and I weigh 180 pounds. The last 2 nights I've had heartburn what could be the cause of this ?

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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Eating acidic foods

Hot spicy foods, tomatoes, salty foods, processed foods late at night, too close to bedtime.
Also, not using propped pillows like 2 pillows to prevent the acid from refluxing up the esophagus, vs. using a flat pillow. Eat early at night not late.

In brief: Eating acidic foods

Hot spicy foods, tomatoes, salty foods, processed foods late at night, too close to bedtime.
Also, not using propped pillows like 2 pillows to prevent the acid from refluxing up the esophagus, vs. using a flat pillow. Eat early at night not late.
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