44% of Americans have heartburn at least once a month. 25 to 35% have reflux. It causes tremendous problems, and nobody is asking why. Why are we suffering from reflux? What is the cause? Is it something we are doing or something we are eating? Is there some other factor that’s driving this epidemic? Many things can trigger acid reflux, diet, lifestyle, stress, smoking, caffeine, alcohol, bacteria in your gut, and finally food sensitivities. You don’t need to live with this condition and there are solutions other than taking acid-blocking drugs to treat your symptoms. Click here to learn more about acid reflux from Dr. Mark Hyman.