Oct 14

Reflux FAQ

Oatmeal Heartburn

Yep, straight up plain oatmeal even only 1/4 of a cup, will give me fierce heartburn.
Why is this? No other food causes this, not one, no meat, fruit or any other grain will cause heartburn.
A: Thats the same as happens to me sometimes.
But I am beginning to nitice that I only get heartburn after eating [...]

Tums During Pregnancy

A: yes, in fact my Dr recommends it. Milk makes me gag so this is another way to get calcium. 2 per day is good.
Q: Are tums okay during pregnancy for heartburn?I get bad heartburn at night due to my extreme craving for lemons. I try to stay away from them [...]

Acid Reflux

A: Acid reflux is like really bad heartburn.
What you are describing sounds like the onset of stomach flu.
Q: What can I do for my dog with acid reflux?My dog has severe acid reflux. I’ve seen vet after vet who’ve all told me there is nothing they can do for her. Someone told me [...]

Oatmeal and Heartburn

A: Sounds to me like you are having anxiety about school. I suffer from anxiety, and when i get nervous i have the same symptoms as you described. The fact that you feel better after school is a good indicator of the problem. The only way to ease the symptoms is to try to do [...]

Acid Reflux Symptoms

A: Gastritis and Acid Reflux are two separate conditions.
Gastritis is a condition where the lining of the stomach becomes inflamed and causes a characteristic pain in the upper part of the abdomen (belly). It is this pain which is the symptom of the gastritis condition. Gastritis can be caused by a variety of factors including [...]