There are more than one health reason for kicking the smoking habit, but one condition you may not have thought of is heartburn. You may be thinking smoking would have more effect on the lungs, mouth, and throat. But the stomach? You may be surprised at what effect the smoking actually has on the body. Learn more by reading this article on how smoking can cause heartburn.
Many people who suffer from heartburn will also experience those symptoms at night. And when it comes to pregnancy and heartburn, even women who have never experienced it before, will have heartburn for the first time while they are pregnant. It is also likely, with nearly 80% of people who suffer from heartburn also having it at night, women who are pregnant will also have nighttime heartburn at some point during their pregnancy. Read this article on preventing nighttime heartburn during pregnancy.
For more information, you can read this article on diet changes to prevent pregnancy heartburn and the article on other lifestyle modifications to prevent pregnancy heartburn will give you many ways to help you control heartburn during your pregnancy.
Dining out in a restaurant can be a different story. There isn't a separate section on any menu that lists Anti-reflux Foods or an icon by the dishes on the menu that are heartburn friendly. However, as it was a process at home to learn what foods you find are your heartburn safe foods and which foods you have to limit, you can eat out without experiencing heartburn by planning ahead and knowing what to ask for. Learn the steps you can take to have a heartburn-free experience by reading this article on How Can I Eat Out Without Heartburn?
An ulcer is an area of the stomach or duodenal (the first part of the small intestine) lining that becomes eroded by the stomach acid. Known individually as stomach and duodenal ulcers, collectively they are known as peptic ulcers. This index of many of the articles on peptic ulcers that are designed to give you the basic information about peptic ulcers, and they also will give you tips that are designed to help you in your day to day life. Please read this article on Peptic Ulcer Help Articles.