Stomach ulcers arise from the discomfort following painful sores around the stomach lining.
Stomach ulcers are also known as peptic ulcers happens in at least one out of ten adults and it becomes increasingly common. These ulcers can be formed in the small intestine or the esophagus.
For ulcer, a painful sore from around the stomach usually when the thick layer of mucus meant to protect the stomach digestive juices is reduced in which case, the digestive acids eats away the tissues lining the stomach!
Sharp stomach pain is a symptom of ulcer
Before stomach ulcer degenerates or not sure what symptoms to watch out for, take a look below:
Heartburns are pointers for stomach ulcers. A burning sensation in the chest can happen due to the intake of spicy foods but if it persists and over the counter, drugs don’t provide relief, see a doctor.
2. Hiccups and Burps
When hiccups and burps are persistent after eating or taking water or just ‘naturally’ (which isn’t) then it’s time to see a doctor for proper examination.