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Can weight lifting cause gerd?
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Dr. James Cunnar
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Sure
Increase the intra-abdominal pressure with weight lifting can overwhelm the lower esophageal sphincter tone, causing gerd.
With any activity, make sure you have good mechanics.

In brief: Sure
Increase the intra-abdominal pressure with weight lifting can overwhelm the lower esophageal sphincter tone, causing gerd.
With any activity, make sure you have good mechanics.
Dr. James Cunnar
Dr. James Cunnar
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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: It can
As anything that causes you to strain your abdominal muscle can lead the acute onset of GERD symptoms.

In brief: It can
As anything that causes you to strain your abdominal muscle can lead the acute onset of GERD symptoms.
Dr. Stephen Southard
Dr. Stephen Southard
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