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How Hormonal Imbalance Can Cause Acid Reflux


Published June 12, 2017

Acid Reflux Symptoms? We’ve Got Solutions...

Hormones play a vital role in many processes of the body, but sometimes their link to other health conditions is not quite clear. Acid reflux, also referred to as gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, is a very prevalent condition, and not many people realize that their hormones may be contributing to the problem. Over 15 million people are known to suffer from acid reflux, making it a billion-dollar industry for pharmaceutical companies. However, especially when the cause is hormone-related, popping a pill will not address the underlying imbalance and can even leave a patient prone to more serious health conditions. Hypothyroidism and pregnancy are just some of the possible conditions in which changes in hormones can lead to acid reflux. Because the reasons can be so varied per individual, expert care is important to properly identify the cause and develop a treatment plan that addresses the cause rather than masking the symptoms. Read more…

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