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Why do people cough while eating.Many time and occasionally, which cause embrassment to go out to eat with?
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David Miller
Family Medicine
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In brief: GERD
Gastroesophageal reflux disease can certainly cause coughing while eating.
Hiatal hernia can cause similar symptoms, as can various other gastric or esophageal diseases. You should see your doc for an evaluation and possible referral to a GI specialist.

In brief: GERD
Gastroesophageal reflux disease can certainly cause coughing while eating.
Hiatal hernia can cause similar symptoms, as can various other gastric or esophageal diseases. You should see your doc for an evaluation and possible referral to a GI specialist.
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