Hello, I am Rajkumar from lifeline s. and I am going to be talking to you today in this segment about acid reflux symptoms. What are they? Who gets them? What do they mean? Let’s find out. to know more about yourself, to understand the newest of technology, science, medicine and surgery
please do subscribe to our channel. To find out for instance in today’s segment about acid reflux symptoms. This is possibly one of the commonest diseases in the world. A large number of great people in history have suffered from severe heartburn or acid reflux. It is very easy to understand if you
understand that there is a valve here a valve between your gullet or your Esophaegus and your stomach. This one way valve is supposed to permit your food to go down, but its not supposed to permit your food from the stomach to come upwards again. when this happens the acid and the food from stomach go back upwards into the gullet and this is called
Acid reflux. The number of symptoms the number of problems that come from this acid refluxing backwards are known as acid reflux symptoms. In the simplest format people have the acid being thrown back onto the gullet
causing heartburn especially after the ingestion of spicy or fatty meals Sometimes this heartburn can extend all the way upto the neck and can also cause throat burn and a change in voice. very often patients suffer severe chest pain exactly like they are having a heart attack. and when we investigate them We find out that the symptoms are actually acid reflux symptoms.
So, these are the typical symptoms of acid reflux disease. When this happens with gastroesophageal reflux the whole thing is called GERD. or the gastroesophageal reflux disease. There are also a number of Atypical symptoms for example there is the acid banging the throat can even cause cancer in the larynx or throat or voicebox. it can cause chronic hoarseness of voice. Young children have a lot of vomiting because of reflux. this acid going up can spin into the windpipes or the bronchi. And cause asthma. We now know that a large
Dyspnea or Shortness of Breath Causes and Treatment
Dyspnea is shortness of breath. It’s a verycommon symptom in a lot of illnesses and conditions. People think of COPD or interstitial lungdisease or pulmonary hypertension, but it can also go along with conditions like heartfailure and cancers. And really there can be so much suffering that goes along withthe shortness of breath. It causes anxiety and depression, and dependence on others forhelp around the house and doing errands and and it just can make people feel so terrible.What amazes me about a lot of patients I meet with advanced lung disease is how accustomedmany of them become to the limitations of their breathing. Some of them become veryused to walking ten feet and stopping and
resting. And it they at least tell me sometimesthat it doesn’t bother them and some people it does bother. So really it’s taking a verypersonal, very patientfocused approach to how does it affect them and how do we helpmake it better?.