The main symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) are heartburn and acid reflux. Heartburn. Heartburn is an uncomfortable burning sensation in the chest. It's usually felt just below your breastbone, but can spread up to the throat in some people. The discomfort is usually worse after eating, or when bending over or lying down. Heartburn is a burning feeling in the chest caused by stomach acid travelling up towards the throat (acid reflux). If it keeps happening, it's called gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD). Check if you have acid reflux. The main symptoms of acid reflux are: heartburn – .
Occasional heartburn (acid reflux) can happen to anyone. While conventional medicine is the most common form of GERD treatment, there are some home remedies you can try Author: Kristeen Cherney. Hi - I'll be as brief as possible. For almost a year I have had symptoms which have worsened, starting with throat clearing and progressing to regular spiting out of white, frothy stuff, post nasal drip, lump in throat or sharp sensation, streaming or blocked nose and hoarseness.
Reflux is the regurgitation of acid stomach contents back into the gullet (oesophagus) and even up to the back of the throat. In some people this causes heartburn and indigestion, but when it does not, it is called Silent Reflux (Laryngopharyngeal reflux: LPR). Silent Reflux causes: • hoarseness • irritable cough. This process is referred to as gastro-oesophageal reflux (GOR). However, in some people, small amounts of stomach juice can spill back into the upper throat (pharynx) affecting the back of the voice box (larynx) causing irritation and hoarseness. This is known as laryngo-pharyngeal reflux (LPR).