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Snoring, social snoring and sleep apnoea

Snoring is something that, directly or indirectly, affects the majority of us – and it is a common condition. Perhaps you don’t snore yourself, but your partner does – which disturbs a good night’s sleep for both of you.

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Acid reflux and heartburn

In most cases, the root cause is a hiatus hernia, which means that the diaphragm is weakened. Being frequently troubled by acid reflux and heartburn affects your everyday life and sleep.

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Feeling of a lump in the throat when I swallow

Feeling pressure or an uncomfortable feeling of a lump in the throat is an unpleasant experience that can cause worry and anxiety. Some people are afraid that food will get stuck when swallowing. We explain common causes and effective treatment on this page.

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Reflux disease (GERD)

Typical symptoms associated with reflux (GERD) include heartburn. It happens when the stomach slides up through the diaphragm so that gastric juice leaks into the esophagus. We explains why you get reflux and how to treat the root cause.

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Oesophageal catarrh (oesophagitis)

Common symptoms of oesophageal catarrh, inflammation of the oesophagus, are acid reflux and heartburn caused by a hiatal hernia. In this article, we explain the underlying causes, how to get relief and treatment.

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Problems with belching or gas

Problems with belching a lot or being bloated can be symptomatic of a number of issues. For example, a food allergy (lactose or celiac), poor digestion or perhaps repeated swallowing due to a hiatus hernia.

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