Weird Acid Reflux and TMJ Connection Discovered

Weird Acid Reflux and TMJ Connection Discovered

Acid reflux is unpleasant at the best of times, but new studies reveal that it could be even worse than once thought. Acid reflux is the regurgitation of stomach acid in your esophagus. Temporomandibular disorder (TMD) involves pain in the joint and muscles that...
Five Acid Reflux Factors (and cure today)

Five Acid Reflux Factors (and cure today)

It’s easy to pop a pill for acid reflux. Sometimes they’re helpful, but now we know that these pills cause cancer and worsen acid reflux down the road. So what’s a person to do then? Fortunately, a new study published in the journal Therapeutic Advances in...
Heartburn Drugs Cause This Allergy (Study)

Heartburn Drugs Cause This Allergy (Study)

Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) have been proven to cause several types of fatal diseases, including cancer. A new study, published in the journal Nature Communications, reveals yet another dangerous disease. Allergic reactions! And the danger gets stronger as we get...
Acid Reflux – The Coughing Connection

Acid Reflux – The Coughing Connection

Chronic coughing is one of the most common complaints that people take to their doctor. But there is some research that points to acid reflux as a cause of coughing, so Japanese scientists thought they would look closer at whether there might be a link there. And the...
This Acid Reflux Drugs Fracture Bones

This Acid Reflux Drugs Fracture Bones

It is common for infants to spit up their food after a meal, but if they also vomit, cough, and choke frequently, struggle to eat, and fail to gain weight, then a well-meaning doctor may decide to prescribe a drug for acid reflux. But a study just published in the...
Most Common Acid Reflux Treatment is Lethal

Most Common Acid Reflux Treatment is Lethal

The most common treatment for acid reflux is a class of drugs called proton pump inhibitors, or PPIs. The latest estimates suggest that 15 million Americans are taking one of these drugs on prescription, and that’s without counting users who get them over the counter,...