Your passion for healthy living brought you here - let's keep talking!

Sign up for our FREE Healthy Living newsletter to get the latest health news, nutrition tips, special offers, and delicious recipes from Health.com

X

No Time for Heartburn

11 Surprising Symptoms of Acid Reflux

large-mexican-food

Credit: Getty Images

4 of 13

Post-meal pain

Pain that sets in right after a meal—especially a big meal—often means the stomach is overloaded and its contents have nowhere to go but up. But you may be able to prevent this without taking medication.

"I would stress not eating big, fatty meals and watching [your intake of alcohol and tobacco]," says Dr. Coyle, who is a spokesman for the American College of Gastroenterology.

And it's another reason not to recline after dining.

Next: Bitter taste

Previous
Next
» View All

Cooking tips, nutrition news, special offers, and healthy recipes anyone can make.

More Ways to Connect with Health
Advertisement