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Avoid These Heartburn Triggers

  By posted May 13th 2012
Healthy Living

 


Also known as chronic acid reflux, or gastroesophageal reflux disease, heartburn can lead to serious complications. Even though heartburn is caused by reflux of gastric acid in the food pipe, if a person has symptoms of heartburn for the first time it may be difficult to distinguish it from pain of cardiac origin, because that pain can sometimes mimic heartburn; and vice versa. Therefore, it is not advisable to take new heartburn lightly as it may require immediate medical consultation.  Here are the top 5 heartburn triggers, which one must consider. *Images courtesy: © Thinkstock photos/ Getty Images


 

 

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