Will Eating This Give Me Heartburn?
Good question — and the answer might not be what you expect. First, here are a few basic facts about heartburn, which has nothing to do with the heart. Heartburn happens when stomach acid refluxes, or seeps, through a valve called the lower esopahgeal sphincter and irritates the esophagus. Certain foods can trigger heartburn, but you may have a little more food freedom than you think, if you consider the pointers in this slideshow.