Non-allergic rhinitis and reflux disease

Non-allergic rhinitis and reflux disease

Non-allergic rhinitis (NAR) is a condition that causes chronic sneezing, congestion, or runny nose but isn’t caused by an allergy. Allergic rhinitis is inflammation of the inside of the nose caused by an allergen, such as pollen, dust, mould, or skin from animals....
Gastroparesis and reflux disease

Gastroparesis and reflux disease

Gastroparesis means paralysis of the muscles of the stomach and is a chronic condition where the stomach can’t empty itself in the normal way and food passes through more slowly than usual. Slow, irregular stomach contractions can interrupt or prevent normal...
Changing ‘how you eat’ could help your reflux

Changing ‘how you eat’ could help your reflux

Modifying your diet and thinking about the types of food you eat can play a significant role in alleviating reflux symptoms. But experts say that it’s not just about what you eat, but HOW you eat that can lead to problems. Thinking about the following lifestyle...
Can a Mediterranean diet help with reflux?

Can a Mediterranean diet help with reflux?

Following a plant-based Mediterranean diet with alkaline water is as good at treating reflux symptoms as taking proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) medication, according to new research. Researchers say that a plant-based Mediterranean diet – consisting of mostly...