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Why Do I Get a Burning Sensation When I Eat?

Heartburn is a digestive symptom commonly experienced by men and women of all ages. Characterized by a burning or fiery sensation in the mid-chest and/or throat, heartburn is usually a sign of poor dietary choices that can lead to high acidity levels in the stomach. Obesity is one reason for frequent heartburn, but other causes include: Overeating Consuming spicy foods, chocolate, caffeine, and alcohol in excess Carbonated beverages Lying down while eating Smoking Hiatal hernia Certain medications Exercises that put […]

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