Burning Mouth Syndrome – Can it be Caused by Acid Reflux?

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If you didn’t know burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a problem where people having burning in their mouth area including their tongue, gums, lips and everywhere in the mouth, it can even affect the throat. It’s not only burning it can also...

Why Gaviscon Advance is the Best Gaviscon for Reflux

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If you suffer from GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease) or LPR (Laryngopharyngeal Reflux) you will most likely have heard of Gaviscon. It commonly comes in liquid form from which you are meant to take after meals and at bedtime to help prevent reflux....

Stretta Procedure and its Effectiveness for Fixing Reflux and LPR

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When someone has seemingly tried everything and wants to move onto the next step to fix their LPR or reflux the stretta procedure is definitely one that comes to mind.It is a preferred option not only because of...

Why the Stomach Sphincter Plays an Important Role in Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR)

Why the Stomach Sphincter Plays an Important Role in Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR)
If you didn’t already know our bodies have what is known as sphincters or sometimes known as valves. These sphincters play an important role in preventing reflux and more importantly Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR) which is sometimes called silent reflux. This is because...

GERD vs LPR – What is the Difference Between Them?

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GERD also known as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and LPR also known as Laryngopharyngeal Reflux. Both conditions are similar in regard to being related to acid reflux though while both could be directly related to the same root cause for both there are...

Silent Reflux Treatment – Why Anti-Acids Don’t Work

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If you didn’t already know silent reflux more accurately is called Laryngopharyngeal Reflux or LPR for short. Though it is also known as silent reflux because it’s deemed silent as you don’t have the symptoms of a traditional acid reflux or GERD...