... and I have all the dumb beginner questions. There are still things I don't quite understand and the ENT didn't seem too intent for my trivial pursuit. So here are some random questions. Answer one or answer them all, take a shot. All theories appreciated. ... (9 replies)
... I have heard other people say that the Aloe Vera juice helped. I had not heard of it until I found this Message Board after my surgery. I read "Heartburn and Reflux for Dummies" which helped me try to deal with the reflux. Actually, the PPIs and diet helped but even then I was miserable. ... (7 replies)
... Theres a really good book i got from amazon called acid reflux for dummies theres lots of useful info on that. ... (1 replies)
... the acid is what is giving you the sore throat i have never tried acv never had the gut's to try it i don't go near anything with vinager i had the acid coming up so bad at one point it was giving me sore's in my mouth and the heat from it would make my nose run i hope i have helped you somewhat and i really hope you feel better i feel so bad for anyone with this (9 replies)
... Why can't I 'feel' the acid coming up? ... (9 replies)
... This is all new to me too. My doc says I have acid refluc too...no chest pain, but lots of belching...acid up into my throat and burning...tight sensation n my throat at times. ... (9 replies)
... I had an endoscopic procedure that showed a small hiatal hernia, reflux and gastritis. Dr. didn't say a thing about sphincter muscle, but now I wonder. I also have small gallstones. ... (9 replies)
... i felt the same way you did about having to give up the food's that everyone is eating i two loved pasta pizza and spice's but you do what you have to do to feel better my diet consist of bland food and water ask your doctor about having a ph probe done this will tell how much acid you have coming up in my case by the time i had this test done i was on 80 mg a day of protonix... (9 replies)
... First of all dont panic,it makes it worse! im 37 and had similair probs as you for about a year but it does get better. ... (9 replies)
... etc. etc. Basically anything that can either burn your esophagus, relax your esophageal sphincter or keep your stomach too full for too long. ... (95 replies)
... "pouring it back and forth in a glass."
Lori- just a fyi - you can stir soda with a spoon to make it flat. that's what i do when i have sick kids and i give them warm sprite and stir it to make it flat. (9 replies)
... yes they did look like blister's i can't tell you anything about the tonsil's because i had mine removed when i was 14 (9 replies)
... was the sores in your mouth around the tonsil tissue were its actuall looks burned red and blistered?
Miss L (9 replies)