What is heartburn?
Heartburn actually has nothing to do with the heart. Instead, it should be called "upper digestive burn." But let's face it, that doesn't roll off the tongue as easily. So what is heartburn? It's when the stomach acid refluxes back into the esophagus which causes a burning sensation in the chest. But that's only part of the story. Check out the links below to learn about Heartburn and how TUMS antacid helps provide fast heartburn relief.
Acid Reflux Disease & GERD
Learn more about acid reflux disease and GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease). Find out how these two medical conditions differ from heartburn.
Common symptoms of heartburn include burping and bloating. Learn more about the common and uncommon heartburn symptoms you might be experiencing.
Heartburn During Pregnancy
Dealing with pregnancy is hard enough. Getting heartburn while pregnant is a pain. Learn what causes heartburn during pregnancy and how TUMS can help.