Aerophagia

What is Aerophagia?

It is swallowing of air.It is more common in people that chew gum, but it can be a psychological disorder also.

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What can i do about gas? I have to many. And some of them have a really bad smell.

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My son is 21 days old,due toncertain issues with my bf no.proper latching due to flat nipples iam.unable to bf my son.
Though i try with...

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You may use silicon nipple sheild for breast feeding

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I recently tore rib cartilage and or fractured a rib. My stomach is ridiculously bloated? Any correlation. My injury is on my left side, low...

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Aerophagia as the commonest cause.

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Recent questions on  Aerophagia

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My 2 y/o has abdominal distention that gets worse through out the day. She is generally constipation unless I give her Pedialax Fiber Gummies...

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hey i am farhan 17 years old i have the problem of aerophagia maybe because after taking oily products or dairy products i feel that gas comes out...

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hello doctor my baby is 4th month old and recently she has been crying very often n not sleeping much.. consuming less milk. she has started...

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my son is six years old about three months ago he had a stomach flu , we all did. He started burping during that flu, and hasn't stopped since. I...

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I recently tore rib cartilage and or fractured a rib. My stomach is ridiculously bloated? Any correlation. My injury is on my left side, low ribcage

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Hi my son is 19 months with the flu ...fever on off for 5 days...ranging up to 104 ..sleeping excessively , lack of appetite. .been on BRAT...

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Hi I have been getting this weird wave/pressure that starts in my chest to my throat , I don t feel sick or anything. just comes and goes every...

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