Here's how to prevent it from happening in the first place — and also how to stop it in its tracks once it starts.
How to plan the perfect barbecue for Memorial Day — or any summer Saturday — if you struggle with acid reflux.
It actually takes the stomach three to four hours to empty out. When you lie down immediately after a big meal, not only is your stomach still churning out hydrochloric acid, an entire acidic food mixture is just sitting there.
The reflux DOES go away, your baby WILL start sleeping through the night and yes, she WILL learn to take the bottle. So while everything may seem chaotic right now, after about a year that haze will lift and you will actually laugh about some of your current worries. Promise.
When a child is hungry, she will not necessarily eat.
I have a friend whose husband says she suffers from IDS... Instant Death Syndrome. In other words, she's a hypochondriac.
My culinary "handicap" eventually became a joke among my closest friends.
For years, I renewed my membership automatically without giving it much more thought than I do to changing my socks once a month. But now I've decided to turn in my card. We're done, AARP. Bye bye. I hereby resign.