Acid reflux occurs when the acidic stomach contents leak into the esophagus and erode esophagus lining. This results in painful symptoms like heartburn and in more severe cases, ulcers, difficulty swallowing and even esophageal cancer.
Acid reflux can be prevented by changes in diet and lifestyle practices such as eating smaller portions, limit fat intake and spicy food, and do not lie down for at least 2 hours after a meal. If you or a loved one suffered from cancer after taking medication for acid reflux or heartburn, you may be entitled to damages then you file Zantac cancer lawsuits against medical staff.
The use of the unregulated over the counter medications and long-term use of prescription drugs for acid reflux come with their own side effects. In this case, acupuncture for acid reflux can help reduce dependence on these drugs.
Chinese Medicinal Herbs
Along with acid reflux acupuncture, practitioners may also prescribe Chinese herbs specially formulated based on symptoms to strengthen the digestive function and helps to restore hormonal balance.
Chinese herbal medicines are all derived from nature and improve energy flow to various organs. While acupuncture can be done once or twice a week, herbal medicines are taken every day and help maintain consistency of results.
– Holistic Treatments
While the survival of acupuncture acid reflux get a favorable response in the established medical community, other benefits of acupuncture can not be ignored.