When something harmful or irritating affects a part of our body, there is a biological response to try to remove it. Inflammation can be uncomfortable, but it means that the body is starting to heal itself.
December 11, 2019
Have you ever felt suddenly uncomfortable or in pain in between meals? Do you feel discomfort, bloating and nausea even when you’re full? Maybe you’re suffering from stomach ulcers.
CausesAno ba ang ulcers? Ulcers or specifically, peptic ulcers ang tawag sa painful sores that line the stomach or the first part of the small intestine. Though there is no single cause for ulcers, it is primarily caused by a bacterial infection (Helicobacter pylori) and can be aggravated by risks, such as:
Ulcers can be common, and studies show that around 1 out of 10 people can be affected by ulcers at some point in their lives. Bata man o matanda, pwede makaranas ng stomach ulcers.
TreatmentStomach ulcers can be easily treated by prescription medicine. Maaaring maging severe ang ulcers pag hinahayaan lang, and can lead to more serious complications in the future. Make sure to see your doctor for proper treatment if you think you’re experiencing any of the following symptoms: