Heartburn is characterized by uncomfortable burning sensation around the lower chest region due to stomach acid moving upwards to the esophagus. The act of stomach acid moving towards the throat is what is called acid reflux. It is possible to have acid reflux without heartburn but it is not possible to have heartburn without acid reflux.
Severe acid reflux is what is called Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). Factors such as smoking, certain food, obesity, malfunctioning of the lower esophageal sphincter muscles can increase the likelihood of having acid reflux/heartburn.
Below are 17 natural home remedies and treatments for acid reflux and heartburn; Continue reading “17 Natural Home Remedies and Treatments For Acid Reflux And Heartburn”