Coronavirus: Heartburn and indigestion drugs may increase risk
A new study found from Cedar-Sinai in Los Angeles found those who took PPIs once daily had a 2.15 times greater risk of contracting COVID-19 compared to those not taking the medication. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bowel cancer warning - why your heartburn could be caused by something serious
BOWEL cancer symptoms include weight loss, stomach pain, and feeling very tired for no obvious reason. But you could also be at risk of the disease if you develop persistent heartburn or indigestion. How often is it normal to feel stomach pain, and should you speak to a doctor? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acupuncture May Ease Indigestion
Feelings of bloating and fullness were relieved by use of acupuncture needles. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Acupuncture Digestive Tract Medicine and Health Source Type: news

10 Home remedies you can find in your kitchen
(Natural News) Home remedies can relieve common ailments including colds, indigestion and rashes. When you have home remedies on hand, you are well-equipped to deal with ailments swiftly and effectively. Use the following tried-and-tested remedies the next time you need a quick fix. Honey Raw honey is an excellent source of antioxidants that promote healthy... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A step-by-step guide to making homemade tinctures
(Natural News) Plants are known to be potent sources of medicine – they contain health-giving nutrients that help promote and support overall wellness. They can be taken in different ways as well. Some plants, such as ginger (Zingiber officinale) and chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla), are often made into teas to help solve problems such as indigestion... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Those who travel this way to work live longer says latest study
HOW TO live longer: If a person's health fails, it can overshadow everything else that's going on in their life. From relatively minor health issues such as aches and pains, lethargy, and indigestion to major health problems that can threaten a person's existence, health can really affect happiness, stress levels and even life longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Drug To Treat Peanut Allergies In Children
(CNN) — The US Food and Drug Administration approved the first drug to treat peanut allergies in children on Friday, following an advisory committee vote of approval in September. The drug, Palforzia, can be used for children between 4 and 17 years old. It’s designed to minimize the incidence and severity of a child’s allergic reaction to peanuts, as even a small amount of exposure can be harmful to children with the allergy. Children are left attempting to avoid exposure to peanuts to avoid reactions. Though that will continue to be necessary with Palforzia, the risk of a reaction will be lessened, says ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Syndicated CBSN Boston CNN Peanut Allergy Source Type: news

How does TCM diagnose and treat indigestion?
(Natural News) Functional dyspepsia (DP) is a term used to refer to symptoms which affect the gastrointestinal tract. Although these symptoms are fairly common and are also associated with other diseases, they fall under FD when they have no apparent cause. According to studies, about 15 to 30 percent of the world’s population is affected by this... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could Your Indigestion Be GERD?
TUESDAY, Dec. 24, 2019 -- Heartburn. Millions of people suffer from it. But what exactly is it and, most important, could it actually be something serious? Heartburn got its name from the burning sensation you get when acid that rises up from the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 24, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Could Your Indigestion Be GERD?
Title: Could Your Indigestion Be GERD?Category: Health NewsCreated: 12/24/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/24/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - December 24, 2019 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Dangerous drugs linked to fatal diseases and cancer: Prolonged use of certain heartburn meds increases DEATH RISK
(Natural News) According to the website Healthline.com, upwards of 30 percent of all Americans suffer from Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), a chronic condition which causes heartburn or indigestion several times a week. In addition, millions more people struggle with heartburn on a regular basis, even if they haven’t been officially diagnosed with GERD. Doctors are... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sainsbury's, Tesco and ASDA recall heartburn and indigestion drugs over contamination fears
The UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency today announced the supermarket products were among 13 new additions to a months-long string of recalls. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Class 2 Medicines recall
: Zantac 75 Relief Tablets, Zantac 75 Tablets, Galpharm Indigestion Relief 75mg Tablets, Boots Heartburn& Indigestion Relief 75mg Tablets, Kirkland Indigestion Relief 75mg (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - October 25, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Essential oil of stem clasping ligularia from the sunflower family found to have antibacterial properties
(Natural News) Ligularia amplexicaulis, commonly known as stem clasping ligularia, is a perennial herb that belongs to the Asteraceae (sunflower) family. It grows in the Himalayan region of Uttarakhand, India. L. amplexicaulis is considered as a medicinal herb, and its stems, leaves, and flowers are used in Tibetan medicine to treat vomiting caused by indigestion. In a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about Pepto Bismol
Pepto Bismol is an antacid that helps treat occasional indigestion, heartburn, and diarrhea. We look at the types and their uses, as well as possible side effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pharmacy / Pharmacist Source Type: news

Indigestion (Dyspepsia, Upset Stomach Pain)
Title: Indigestion (Dyspepsia, Upset Stomach Pain)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/10/2002 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/17/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - September 17, 2019 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Birmingham woman mistook heart attack for indigestion
Pat Burgess was out shopping with her husband, Graham, one afternoon when a sharp pain made her cry out. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother-of-three who mistook heart attack for INDIGESTION urges women to learn the symptoms
Pat Burgess was out shopping with her husband, Graham, one afternoon when a sharp pain made her cry out. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stomach burning: What to know
There are many possible causes of stomach burning, including indigestion, ulcers, and food intolerances. Learn more about the causes and treatments of stomach burning here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Researchers Weigh Benefits, Risks of PPIs
PPIs, or proton pump inhibitors, are among the most common prescription drugs and are used to treat acid reflux, heartburn, indigestion, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and stomach ulcers. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AHA News: Doctor's'Little Heart Attack' Turned Scary and Inspired Big Changes
WEDNESDAY, July 17, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- For about a year, Michael Feldman occasionally got a burning feeling in his chest. An antacid tablet usually resolved it, so he figured the cause was indigestion. On April 6, 2012, the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 17, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Indigestion remedy slows kidney function decline and improves survival in late-stage CKD
(ERA-EDTA) As chronic kidney disease (CKD) progresses, the kidneys become less able to maintain a healthy balance of acids in the body. To maintain healthy acid levels, people with CKD are treated with alkaline substances such as sodium bicarbonate, also commonly used to neutralize heartburn and indigestion. The UBI study shows that sodium bicarbonate halves the risk of kidney disease progression, the likelihood of needing dialysis or transplantation) and overall mortality in people with CKD [1]. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes heartburn and nausea?
Heartburn and nausea are both common digestive issues. They can occur together, especially if a person experiences indigestion. Learn more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause stomach churning?
There are many possible causes of stomach churning, including indigestion, stress and anxiety, premenstrual syndrome, and taking certain medications. Although stomach churning is often harmless and short-lived, it can sometimes be a sign of a more serious health condition. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Health benefits of baking soda and lemon juice
Mixing baking soda with lemon juice has become a popular home remedy for treating several conditions. Here, we examine the scientific evidence for whether this combination can improve the skin, treat heartburn and indigestion, and whiten teeth. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does Zoloft affect bipolar disorder?
Zoloft is a drug doctors sometimes use for the treatment of bipolar disorder, alongside others. Some side effects include nausea, diarrhea, and indigestion. Learn more about Zoloft and bipolar here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bipolar Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes upper stomach pain?
There are many possible causes of upper stomach pain, from gas and indigestion to more serious issues involving the liver or pancreas. Learn about the causes and treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

More Young Women Are Having Heart Attacks, Study Says. This Could Be Why
Younger women are having more heart attacks, and accounted for nearly a third of all female heart attack patients in recent years, according to a recent study. The news compounds a string of recent findings that have pointed to poorer overall health for young American women. “Women now, compared to younger women generations before them, are less healthy,” says study co-author Melissa Caughey, a cardiovascular epidemiologist and instructor at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine. “It’s probably reflective of poorer health in general.” The study, which appeared in a sp...
Source: TIME: Health - February 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime Research Source Type: news

Heart attack: Heartburn or heart attack? Symptoms can be confused - when to dial 999
HEART attacks are a serious medical emergency and can be life-threatening, but rather worryingly, symptoms are not always as aggressive as many people might think. In some cases, chest pain associated with a heart attack can feel more like heartburn or indigestion, so how do you know if it ’s time to call 999? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart attack symptoms: Know what's a medical emergency
Most heart attacks begin with subtle symptoms -- with only discomfort that often is not described as pain. The chest discomfort may come and go. Don't be tempted to downplay your symptoms or brush them off as indigestion or anxiety. Heart attack symptoms vary widely. For instance, you may have only minor chest discomfort while [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - February 5, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The two common symptoms to ALWAYS have checked by a GP - they could be a sign of cancer
CANCER symptoms cover a wide range of problems, some which may seem obvious while others are less so. Even simple things like a persistent cough, or frequent heartburn or indigestion could be a sign of some cancers, so it ’s important to monitor any changes to your body, no matter how small. If you suffer from heartburn or indigestion, here’s when to see a GP. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indigestion: How to get rid of indigestion pain and symptoms post Christmas
INDIGESTION is a common problem affecting most people at some point in their lives, and will be particularly prominent after the Christmas period. Here ’s how to get rid of indigestion pain and symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indigestion: How to get rid of indigestion pain and symptoms
INDIGESTION is a common problem affecting most people at some point in their lives, and will be particularly prominent after the Christmas period. Here ’s how to get rid of indigestion pain and symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn warning - the BEST Christmas foods to prevent acid reflux
HEARTBURN is a burning chest pain that ’s caused by stomach acid reflux symptoms. This Christmas, you could lower your risk of heartburn and indigestion by eating certain foods in your diet. These are the best foods to prevent acid reflux and heartburn. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nutritionist reveals nine causes of indigestion, including drinking too much water and snacking
There are many factors involved in digestion, says clinical nutritionist Marta Anhelush, from Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn warning - the three Christmas foods you should AVOID or risk acid reflux
HEARTBURN is a burning chest pain that ’s caused by stomach acid reflux symptoms. This Christmas, you could be at risk of heartburn and indigestion by eating certain foods in your diet. These are the foods you should avoid this festive season to prevent the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes abdominal pain and diarrhea?
There are many potential causes of abdominal pain and diarrhea, including infection, indigestion, and stress. Learn more about some of the common causes and how to treat and prevent it here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Why you absolutely need this precious substance and how to work it into your daily routine: Antioxidants
(Natural News) The aging process isn’t always kind. Whether it’s wrinkled skin, joint pain, or the finding that you can no longer enjoy your favorite foods without indigestion, the body has its way of letting us know we’re getting older. But as Derek Henry, founder of Healing The Body, explains in a new video on Brighteon.com,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Certain drug scripts may increase risk of obesity in children
Children prescribed antibiotics and indigestion medicine could be at greater risk of obesity, because of their impact on bacteria in the gut, according to a new study from the US. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - October 31, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

‘ Project Abbie ’ Device Aims To Revolutionize Anaphylaxis Treatment
HOPKINTON (CBS) – “She was a big personality. Her absence is felt pretty much every moment of every day,” Amy Benford told WBZ-TV speaking with pride and grief as she described her daughter, Abbie. On the same day the Hopkinton teenager was getting ready to celebrate her 16th birthday with friends she had a severe allergic reaction. “One of her friends came downstairs and said, ‘Abbie needs you,'” Mrs. Benford recalled. That’s when Abbie’s dad, Stephen, rushed upstairs. “I asked if she was okay and she said, ‘I just can’t move air, Dad. I think I need my inh...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Abbie Benford Anaphylaxis Dr. Benjamin Matthews Dr. Mallika Marshall Keep Smilin' 4 Abbie Foundation Project Abbie Source Type: news

Here's an easy guide to growing your own ginger at home
(Natural News) Ginger, which has a unique sweet, warm, and zesty flavor profile, is a popular superfood that offers various health benefits. It is even used in home remedies for indigestion or nausea. Follow these steps if you want to try growing ginger in your backyard. Find some ginger root – When buying ginger root, find a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Evening Eating —“Are You a ‘Light’ Eater?”
The following is an excerpt from Let Go of Emotional Overeating and Love Your Food by Arlene B. Englander. (Copyright © 2018. Published by Rowman & Littlefield. All rights reserved.) Anyone who has ever tried to lose weight or keep weight off realizes that evening can be the make or break time of day in terms of permanent success. Consider this. In my community there currently is a radio-based advertising campaign touting the effectiveness of a weight loss formula that I will refer to as the Weight Loss Answer. This liquid, taken at bedtime, is to be consumed on an empty stomach. The purchaser is told no...
Source: Psych Central - October 8, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Arlene B. Englander, LCSW, MBA Tags: Addictions Binge Eating Diet & Nutrition Eating Disorders Personal Stories calorie counting Eating Habits Source Type: news

Stomach cancer symptoms: This common digestive problem could indicate the disease
STOMACH cancer symptoms are initially vague and can be easy to mistake for other, less serious conditions. The disease can often be confused with common digestive problems, such as indigestion and heartburn. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Scientific Secrets to Preventing Jet Lag
Traveling abroad can be exhilarating. But sometimes it’s easy to discount the crippling jet leg that can set in after traversing multiple time zones—leaving you exhausted, disoriented and possibly causing you to miss out on your vacation. Jet lag is “something that can ruin a vacation or plague athletes and musicians or have a businessman or woman not perform at their peak,” explains Charmane Eastman, a professor in the Department of Behavioral Sciences and the founding director of the Biological Rhythms Research Laboratory at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. The number of passengers flyin...
Source: TIME: Health - September 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Melissa Locker Tags: Uncategorized health jet lag Living sleep Travel Source Type: news

AHA: Heart Health Research of 9/11 Survivors Slowly Realized, 17 Years Later
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 5, 2018 (American Heart Association) -- Back when Charlie Wilson was an avid runner, the only flutter he ever felt in his chest came from indigestion. That changed on Sept. 11. The now-retired New York police sergeant spent nearly... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 5, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Studies: Low-Dose Aspirin May Not Prevent Initial Heart Attack, Stroke
Taking a low-dose aspirin every day has long been known to cut the chances of another heart attack, stroke or other heart problem in people who already have had one, but the risks don’t outweigh the benefits for most other folks, major new research finds. Although it’s been used for more than a century, aspirin’s value in many situations is still unclear. The latest studies are some of the largest and longest to test this pennies-a-day blood thinner in people who don’t yet have heart disease or a blood vessel-related problem. One found that aspirin did not help prevent first strokes or heart attacks...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch aspirin Source Type: news

Ear-tickling device to end the misery of indigestion
The new device, being trialled at Massachusetts General Hospital in the U.S., eases symptoms by stimulating the vagus nerve - which travels from the brain, behind the ears, to the stomach. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

11 Billion, Ready or Not: We Need To Put Family Planning on the Fast Track
July 09, 2018By 2100, the world ’s population will rise to 11 billion. But that doesn’t mean family planning investments aren’t working.“So, you justfindarticles on healthy timing and spacing of pregnancies, you don ’t read them, huh? ”It was early 2008. I had recently written an evidence review on the subject. I had also just shared the news of my third pregnancy in about three years with my employer and colleagues. Now one of my male coworkers was making this joke.I brushed it off, but it made me uncomfortable.I was already self-conscious about my choice to have three children so close...
Source: IntraHealth International - July 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: intrahealth Source Type: news

You Asked: What ’s the Best Way to Treat Plantar Fasciitis?
Often described as a throbbing pain that strikes the meat of the heel and radiates outward, plantar fasciitis is one of the most common foot conditions in the U.S. Roughly 2 million Americans suffer from it, and it can last anywhere from a few weeks to several months at a stretch. In some cases, it can even be a chronic ailment. The plantar fascia is a fan-shaped band of connective tissue that runs along the underside of the foot, spanning the arch and attaching at the heel and between the bones of the toes. Plantar fasciitis results when that connective tissue is somehow injured or inflamed—a common occurrence among...
Source: TIME: Health - June 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Exercise/Fitness healthytime Source Type: news