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 said sphincters...

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 multiple reasons...

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 reflux patient like heartburn for example. The...

Koufman Diet / Dropping Acid Diet Book – How Effective Is It?

If you didn’t already know Dr Jamie Koufman has released not 1 but 2 books. One is the Dropping Acid Diet and the other is called Dr Koufman’s Acid Reflux Diet. The dropping acid book was released in 2010 with the 2nd being released...

Baking Soda for Heartburn – Is It Effective?

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I am often asked questions like does baking soda get rid of heartburn or is baking soda for acid reflux any good? Well yes in fact baking soda for heartburn does actually work though there are a few things I want to make you...

LPR Symptoms – How To Know If You Have LPR (Silent Reflux)

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At first when you develop Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR) you may only have one symptom that at first could be rather minimal but without knowing it you may get worse over time and you may develop more symptoms that can worsen if you don’t target...