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If you're one of the 15 to 20% of Americans who have heartburn at least once a week, self-care can really help. Here are some simple things you can do to keep stomach acid where it belongs -- in your stomach.
Eating a spicy meal or a big midnight snack aren't the only reasons you
might feel the burning in your chest or upper belly called heartburn.
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