September 2011

Antacids and Nutrition Status

17 September in Health Tips, Health Tips GERD

Acid reflux, heartburn, and ulcers are unpleasant stomach ailments that require short-term use of antacids to neutralize stomach acids., however, relying on these medications for months or years can result in nutritional deficiencies-namely vitamin B12, vitamin D, calcium, iron and zinc. Research has linked long-term use...