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Stomach ulcer

Stomach ulcer

A stomach ulcer is described as a sore in the stomach lining. Above all, the stomach lining is responsible for protecting the stomach against the gastric acid and digestive juices. Once this protective barrier breaks down, the stomach acid can impair the walls of the stomach and result to the formation of an ulcer. An […]

Do I have a stomach ulcer?

A stomach ulcer is characterized as a small-sized sore that develops in the stomach lining. These are caused by the bacterium Helicobacter pylori but can also be due to frequent or long-lasting use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) which is a group of medications that minimize pain and inflammation. Always bear in mind that both […]