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Why Does Booze Cause Heartburn?

Booze (Unfortunately) Sets Hearts Ablaze It’s a dreaded gastrointestinal experience: that slowly creeping burn that rolls out over your chest and up into your throat, making you feel like there’s gassy lava pumping through your heart. Mmmm … heartburn from drinking! Once it arrives there’s little you can do but wait it out. Sure, you

Bariatric Surgery and Alcoholism

No one wants to hear that choices for life improvement can come with negative consequences, but it’s often hard to predict how changing one’s body will change that body’s future. A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association links bariatric surgery with an increased risk of alcohol use disorders. A breakdown