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11 Oct 2006

heart burn
i suffer from constant heart burn i have high blood pressure and i am medication for this could this be causing this constant heart burn what is the main cause of heart burn??
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Linde
No it is not the high blood pressure, but the valve in the stomach that is not closing properly. You may need to take an anti-acid or go for a gastroscopy to see if you need an operation.
See http://www.animatedmedical.com/Hiatushernia/hiatushernia.html
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