Gastroesophageal reflux disease
The esophagus is present in the chest. It’s about 10 inches wide. This organ is part of the intestinal system. Food moves from the oral cavity through the esophagus to the abdomen. The esophagus is a muscular tube. The wall of the esophagus has several layers: Inner layer: The coating of the esophagus is moist [...]
Acid reflux is a huge problem in today’s society. People who suffer from Acid Reflux find it can be very painful, unpleasant and can even upset their sleeping cycle. Most sufferers resort to using over-the-counter medication or even prescription medicine as a way to resolve this, which can have various results. Problems arise because the [...]
Everyone at some point has probably experienced some form of heartburn. We generally experience a burning sensation in the chest, occasionally accompanied by an unpleasant acidic taste. Most of us can cope by taking one or two antacids, which generally gives the relief we desire. Unfortunately for some, there is a frequent occurrence, perhaps several times a week.