8 Easy Ways to Relieve Gas
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Getting the Best of Gas

Bloating. Flatulence. Burping. Gas in the digestive tract can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. It’s caused by swallowing air, as well as the breakdown of foods in the large intestine by bacteria. Although gas is normal, there’s a lot you can do to relieve it. Here are eight helpful tips.

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Medical References

  1. Gas in the Digestive Tract. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. National Institutes of Health. http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/gas/
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