How Sleep Apnea Causes Pepsin Reflux

Sleep apnea and acid reflux go hand in hand. An obstruction causes a vacuum effect in the throat, which suctions up your normal stomach juices into your throat, causing more inflammation and swelling, causing more obstruction. If you have large tonsils, it becomes even more enlarged, causing severe breathing problems at night. Not only do […]

When Your Cold Is Not A Cold

It’s cold and flu season again, and for many of you, drinking lots of liquids, getting enough sleep and eating chicken soup will be enough to bring you back to health. But for some others, you’ll have persistent or lingering problems that may make you wonder, could it be something else? Whether it’s a chronic […]

Q: Why do I lose my voice all the time?

A: There are many reasons for losing your voice, but one of the most common reasons for chronic voice problems is due to acid reflux. This is not your typical gastro-esophageal reflux (GRED) in that you don’t have to have any heartburn or indigestion. The only thing you may feel is hoarseness, but more often than […]