Top 10 Cures for Heartburn

If you or somebody you know is suffering through heartburn, at least some items on this list may (or may not) help you. If you feel like adding something that cured your heartburn, then you can add it if you want.

I apologize if nothing on this list helps your (or somebody else's) heartburn. However, these treatments do cure heartburn according to Claire Goodall, who loves answering health-related questions, playing with her dog, and enjoying the great outdoors.

The Top Ten

1 Drink 3 Teaspoons of Apple Cider Vinegar Drink 3 Teaspoons of Apple Cider Vinegar

A cup of diluted apple cider vinegar can mask the burn effectively; add a bit of honey if the taste feels too unpleasant. - illusion

I forgot to mention that heartburn medicine does not count as a treatment. These are treatments used without medicine. - anonygirl

Just to warn you, you will not like ALL of those treatments. - anonygirl

2 Eat Almonds Eat Almonds

Treatment via almonds is best when consumed in light quantities, preferably several. - illusion

3 Eat a Banana Eat a Banana

Eating banana is mostly effective for masking heartburn in some people, but it may do the opposite for some; treatment varies by person. - illusion

4 Chew Gum Chew Gum

Good for neutralizing stomach acid contents, which cools off the heartburn getting rid of the unpleasant burning feeling for a while. - illusion

5 Eat Mustard Eat Mustard

Whether it works or not, I am not eating mustard; I'd rather have heartburn. - Britgirl

I don't like mustard, either. There are other options, though, Britgirl. I am not saying that you'll like it. - anonygirl

6 Drink a Teaspoon of Baking Soda Drink a Teaspoon of Baking Soda

Baking soda is one of the best
& effective methods for neutralizing heartburn. - illusion

7 Elevate Your Head 6 Inches If You're Lying Down Elevate Your Head 6 Inches If You're Lying Down

Without consuming anything food or drink, best method for relieving heartburn. - illusion

8 Drink Aloe Juice Drink Aloe Juice
9 Wear Loose Clothing Wear Loose Clothing

Tight clothing may sometimes be the case; wearing loose clothing may loosen the pressure; therefore, eases up the heartburn. - illusion

10 Drink a Cup of Chamomile Tea Drink a Cup of Chamomile Tea

The Contenders

11 Eat an Apple
12 Stand Up Straight

Poor posture in most cases is the main cause of a heartburn; standing up straight with good posture could be a relief. - illusion

13 Quit Smoking

Additionally, consistent smoking could cause heartburn; damaging, weakening the throat and esophagus, therefore leading to heartburn effects. It should be known by the vast smoking leads to various mental, physical, and overall health consequences overtime. - illusion

14 Ginger

Known for its soothing effects, antioxidant properties and other varieties of benefits. Ginger works best when consumed minimally, preferably consumed via ginger tea. - illusion

15 Eliminate Alcohol Consumption
16 Losing Weight

Your heavy weight could also be the cause of consistent heartburn; takes physical effort, but losing even as tiny amounts could reduce severity of heartburn. - illusion

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1. Drink 3 Teaspoons of Apple Cider Vinegar
2. Eat a Banana
3. Eat Almonds
1. Drink 3 Teaspoons of Apple Cider Vinegar
2. Eat Almonds
3. Wear Loose Clothing


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