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Acid Reflux and Adjustable Beds

Adjustable beds provide maximum relaxation to everybody. Resting and relaxing on an adjustable bed after a hectic day will get rid of your stress and fatigue. Everybody has different sleeping preferences. Some people use pillows to lift their heads for improved breathing while others keep pillows below their knees to maintain the straightness of the spine. Poor sleeping habits result in various diseases. Acid Reflux disease is one which creates heartburn and need an elevated upper body for the acid to go down and not create the burning sensation. If a person having...
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Acid Reflux – Foods To Avoid

Acid reflux is caused by the tummy acids flowing into the esophagus. The food that passes through the esophagus into the stomach is sent back into the esophagus; this causes heartburn and is known as acid reflux. Research has found that the food you eat has a major role in a person’s acid reflux condition. Some foods relieve a person’s heartburn whereas other foods trigger acid reflux. Food and drink that are best avoided to combat acid reflux are: Alcohol – Alcohol is considered to be one of the main triggers of heartburn. Though scientific studies have not been...
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Preventing Acid Reflux

Acid reflux usually occurs if you overeat or eat or drink something which does not match with your digestive system. It can also occur due to aging; the older you get the more the chances of acid reflux. However, preventing acid reflux is easy. The main reasons for acid reflux is attributed to the intake of spicy food, alcohol, consumption of milk and milk products such as coffee, tea etc. To stop acid reflux, you can stop taking any of the above mentioned things in your diet and you may feel a change. If you feel that you need to keep including the above mentioned in...
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Causes of Acid Reflux Disease

When the acid from the stomach goes back to the esophagus acid reflux or heart burn occurs. There are various theories which explain the cause of this problem. Firstly the theory blames this disease on the Lower Esophageal Sphincter (LES) valves inability to prevent the acid from entering the esophagus. This hampers the working of this valve and the acid comes back in the esophagus which causes burning sensation. The other theory explains that this disease is due to intake of junk food in your diet. Eating large meals, spicy food, processed and packaged foods, puts too...
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Acid Reflux Remedy At Home

Why rush to a pharmacy to buy prescription medicines which can cause adverse side effects.  Instead of that, walk to your own kitchen to get an immediate relief from heartburn or acid reflux. Items like ginger, fennel, onion, almond and milk etc not only reduce the heart burn, they also help to solve from the root. Ginger is a very popular natural digestive aid from ancient times.  It stimulates the production of digestive enzymes and tones the muscles of the digestive tract.  Ginger also counteracts stomach acid as heartburn is reflux of gastric acid, ginger is a...