When you eat a large meal, your stomach produces more acid and the excess food can squeeze your stomach and force digestive juices upward. Instead of a large breakfast, lunch and dinner, eat four to six smaller meals and space them throughout the day.
Learn more about esophagitis, Barrett's esophagus and other conditions that affect the esophagus.
Information about risk factors, causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Peptic ulcer disease affects the digestive tract and can cause burning pain in the upper abdomen.