10 Home Remedies for Heartburn
Halting Heartburn at Home
If you're one of the 50 million Americans diagnosed with heartburn, you may very well know the agony: that painful burning feeling under your breastbone; the discomfort of chest pain just after bending over, lying down or eating; trouble swallowing, or the ever-annoying classic – that hot, sour nastiness at the back of your throat. That's heartburn for you.
Sure, there are plenty of medicines and over-the-counter treatments available that can provide relief, even in cases where heartburn is chronic or severe, but why a trip to the doctor and the pharmacy? Check out these 10 home remedies for heartburn.