5 Warning Signs You Might Have Acid Reflux
5 WARNING SIGNS YOU MIGHT HAVE ACID REFLUX (GERD)
by Adam Carmen
Acid Reflux (GERD) can present itself in many different ways. However these are 5 of the most common symptoms of Acid Reflux (GERD).
You have what you think is standard "heartburn" more than a couple times a week and you keep a roll of tums on you or in your car at all times.
Nighttime Acid Reflux
Throat ClearingYou are constantly clearing your throat and sniffling but you don't have a cold
You bend over to tie your shoes or pick up a small child and you regurgitate. (Whatever is in your stomach coming back up, burning your esophagus and back into your mouth)
FullnessAfter eating you have a great deal of stomach fullness, burping and or bloating even though you did not over eat
If you recognize yourself in any of these symptoms it may be time to see your doctor. If not treated Acid Reflux can be extremely dangerous and in some cases leading to Barrett's Esophagus which can in some people, if left untreated, can lead to esophageal cancer.