Stomach Acid Problems

By: The News Voice

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Gastric Acid is the acid responsible for food digestion in the stomach

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Made up of hydrochloric acid, sodium chloride and potassium chloride, its normal pH ranges between 1.5 - 3.5

Anything less or more leads to stomach acid problems

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Do you bloat, belch and flatulate after meals?

You may actually be a victim of stomach acid issues

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When you're always full and doesn't feel like eating even when you've not eaten anything, this can be a result of stomach acid problems

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Stomachaches, diarrhoea and constipation are also signs of stomach acid problems

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Heartburns that extend from the stomach to the chest and perhaps throat are also signs

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Other signs include feeling irritated, vomiting and finding undigested food substances in your stools

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Stomach acid problems can be caused by alcohol, stress, malnutrition, poor dietary habits and advancement in age

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Are you experiencing any of these listed symptoms?

Don't hesitate to see the doctor!!

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Lack of proper medical attention may result in stomach lining damage and gastric ulcers, and finally, stomach cancer

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However, you need to take certain precautions  like reducing stress, eating foods that are high in complex carbohydrates and avoid alcohol, oily and processed foods

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