Suffering from acid
reflux symptoms is not one of the best experiences anyone can have. The painful sensation felt behind
the chest plus coughing, shortness of breath and other symptoms that come along with it. All of these can be a
real pain when acid reflux attacks.
In this video, two acid reflux sufferers
gave their testimony on how their condition became unbearable for them. “I would have coughing spasms with
constantly acid coming up my throat,”Darlene Van Hoose stated
in this interview when asked about her acid reflux. Besides Van Hoose, Dan
Lamar is also another acid reflux sufferer, “I couldn’t breathe. I literally was having shortness of breath,” Lamar
stated in this interview.
For acid reflux sufferers
like Lamar and Van Hoose, their condition is more than just a simple case of heartburn. It has been misdiagnosed
over the time. Thanks to a new gadget created for heartburn sufferers, they can now control in case their acid
rises. In this video, a new gadget that measures the stomach’s ph is introduced.
Dr. Ronald Simon, M.D. an Allergist from Scripps
Clinicin San Diego, California
talks about the new device used in measuring the acidity of the stomach called The Probe. This device is used to
detect acid much more easily and is more comfortable for the patient. In this video, the gadget is shown and
described as to how it works and can be used.
“This plots all the acid data on a graph and we know
exactly when they are eating, when they’re upright or when they’re sleeping,”as stated by Dr. Simon when he explained how acid can be
monitored by this device. This device must be worn 24 hours in order to monitor the patient’s acid
Acid reflux can be controlled
and patients can be relieved. Thanks to the help of this new invention, patients can now see if they are having
an acid reflux or not. With proper exercise and balanced diet, it is possible to be free from this condition.
It’s just a matter of determination and discipline on the patient’s part. To know more about this new device,
here’s the video.
*Disclaimer: The information found on this
website should not be used as a replacement for
professional medical care for the diagnosis, prevention, or
treatment of reflux. Please consult with your general
practioner or pharmacist before attempting to use any
medication (prescription or OTC) or following any of the
treatment methods mentioned. This information is
provided solely to help you become as informed as possible
about the acid reflux condition and its