If you find that you are experiencing acid reflux, it is important to keep good track of your symptoms. Of course, acid reflux is really quite commonplace and is something that nearly half of all adults in the United States alone will deal with at least once throughout the month. Acid reflux can develop for a number of different reasons, but having it every once in awhile is certainly not cause for too much concern.
However, chronic acid reflux is much more concerning – and might be tied to deeper issues. As a matter of fact, a definitive link between GERD (also known as gastroesophageal reflux diseaes) and asthma has been found. After all, up to three quarters of all those who have been diagnosed with asthma have been diagnosed with GERD as well – or have at least been suspected of having it even if a formal diagnosis has not yet been made. And sometimes GERD will simply develop on its own, as recent findings have shown that up to one fifth of all adults in the United States alonRead More