Diploma In Cosmetology, Trichology & Skin Aesthetics, B.H.M.S, PG Diploma In Clinical Cosmetology (PGDCC)
Homeopathy Doctor, Pune
You correctly answered out of 5 questions
A mint after meals does not prevent acidity
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Although it is a commonly used home remedy, consuming spearmint and peppermint after a meal will not cure acidity related problems. It might provide momentary relief but causes further gastrointestinal distress later on.
Which of the following should you avoid to in order to treat acidity and heartburn?
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Painkillers, muscle relaxants and other over-the-counter drugs interfere with the treatment of acidity and heartburn. They reduce the potency of the antacids and tend to prolong the problem.
For most people who suffer from acidity, it is not a chronic problem and they occasionally experience flare-ups. This does not require lifelong dosages of medicines and antacids. Only those who suffer from severe acidity are in need of intensive lifelong treatment.
Acidity only occurs in older adults
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Acidity and other related problems of the gastrointestinal tract are known to affect teenagers and children as well, especially little babies. Any living person with a weak digestive system and/or a poor diet is prone to this condition.
Which of the following lifestyle changes is most important for treating acidity?
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There are numerous ways of preventing and treating acid reflux that involve making changes in diet and lifestyle of those affected. This includes abstaining from drinking and smoking, exercising regularly, avoiding foods that cause heartburn, and having a proper functioning sleep cycle.