One of these conditions is gastrointestinal esophageal reflux disease, better known as GERD. This is an extreme form of acid reflux. It can result in lots of very unpleasant signs and symptoms and could make your symptoms of fibromyalgia that much worse
Gas, burping, bloating: all are signs of acid reflux, a common (and also very painful) digestive issue that occurs when the acid from the stomach rises into the esophagus.In your stomach, gastric acid is a good thing: it activates digestive enzymes while at the same time destroying and preventing harmful ...
Digestive Problems The liver produces bile – a bitter alkaline fluid which helps digestion. If the liver’s work is impaired, less bile can mean you have a harder time digesting fatty foods and alcohol. You may also suffer constipation, diarrhea, acid reflux or heartburn. Sugar Crashes The liver keeps blood sugar levels steady and constant. When it’s not working, we can suffer ‘sugar crashes’. These… [read more]
There aren’t too many tell-tale signs of low stomach acid, other than perhaps feeling full and tired after meals as well as experiencing acid reflux like symptoms. Nonetheless, low stomach acid is very common in Hashimoto’s. There are several signs and symptoms that would leave me to believe that a person with Hashimoto’s has low stomach acid. I often tell the story about how this supplement changed my life. Excessive fatigue was my most challenging symptom.