Apple Cider Vinegar And Acid Reflux

Apple Cider Vinegar Is Made from Apples And It Is Good For You In Many Ways.
Apple Cider Vinegar Is Made from Apples And It Is Good For You In Many Ways. | Source

Apple Cider Vinegar

What Is Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple Cider Vinegar is vinegar made from apple cider. It usually has a pale to an amber looking color.

Apple Cider Vinegar is made by crushing the apples and squeezing out the liquid which is the apple juice or apple cider. Then bacteria and yeast are added to the liquid and alcohol is made. Then in a second fermentation process by adding a certain acetic acid forming bacteria that turns the alcohol into vinegar.

Recent studies have shown that apple cider vinegar will keep fat from accumulating in your body. So yes apple cider vinegar taken on a regular basis can help you to lose weight also. So it would seem that apple cider vinegar is a miracle substance that people really should be studying to see what all it can do.

Other Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar

The Japanese people have known for thousands of years all about the many health benefits of apple cider vinegar. many of the older people in Japan take apple cider vinegar on a regular basis so they won't suffer from acid reflux, unwanted weight gain and arthritis.

The Japanese have also long used apple cider vinegar for a hair rinse. The apple cider vinegar adds body to your hair and it will shine like never before. You also won't have any problems with dandruff. Just fill up an old shampoo bottle with a teaspoon of apple cider per cup of water and you have the perfect hair rinse.

In Asia apple cider vinegar is used as a face wash to clean your face and help prevent further outbreaks of acne. Mix your apple cider vinegar one cup of apple cider vinegar to two cups of water and put it on your face with a cotton ball. Leave it on for about thirty minutes and then wash your face with warm soap and water.

If your suffering from a sunburn put two cups of apple cider vinegar in your bathtub and soak in it as long as you can. When you get out of the water the sting of the sun burn will be gone.

If you have an outside dog or cat fill a quart spray bottle up with three cups of water and three tablespoons of apple cider vinegar. Shake the bottle up very well and spray your cat or dog well with it away from your house so that the fleas won't hop off in your house or on your porch. You can also add a teaspoon of apple cider vinegar to a quart of water and give it to your pet to drink. This will also help to prevent fleas.

If you have onion scent on your hands or stains from berries rinse your hands with a tablespoon of apple cider vinegar and the onion smell or food stains will be gone. As long as you have not yet washed the clothing item you can rub apple cider vinegar into any blood stain on clothing and then just wash the item and the blood stain will be washed away.

There is even now an apple cider vinegar diet where you add two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar to a eight ounce glass of water and drink four glasses a day fixed this way. It is a known medical fact that apple cider vinegar breaks down body fat and speeds up metabolism so its got to be good for you.

Apple Cider Vinegar also strengthens the immune system and gets rid of toxins in your body. it also neutralizes the effects of free radicals on the human body and prevents premature aging.

i guess you could say that apple cider vinegar is one of the best substances on earth and there really should be a lot more research done to find out all the wonderful things that apple cider vinegar can do for you.

Please feel free to post your comments or questions below in the comment section and I appreciate you taking the time to read my Hub Page on Apple Cider Vinegar And Acid Reflux.

Apple Cider Vinegar And Acid Reflux

In the fairy tale Snow White took a bite of that big red juicy apple and fell to the ground unconscious. And most people are familiar with the story of Snow White but what a lot of people don't know is how many health benefits you can get from a apple.

It is a fact that many people suffer from various diseases and take all kinds of medicine to try to get better from what ever disease they are suffering from. What a lot of people miss is that there are all kinds of old time home remedies that really do work.

Apple Cider Vinegar has been used in most homes for many years now and a lot of people are now recognizing the health benefits of apple cider vinegar. It has been proven that apple cider vinegar can cure.

1. Flu.

2. Allergies

3. Sinus Infections.

4. High Cholesterol.

5. Chronic Fatigue.

6. Arthritis.

7. Acid Reflux

Plus many other health ailments. There are tens of thousands of people suffering from acid reflux disease or GERD. GERD stands for gastro-esophageal reflux disease. This quite often happens when the LES or Lower Esophageal Sphincter does not work the way it is supposed to. When this happens the contents of the stomach and particularly the fluid goes back up into the esophagus. the fluid contains pepsin and stomach acids. The pepsin digests protein and the stomach acids burns the walls of the esophagus causing the person to have heart burn. Which in some cases can be severe.

If you have heart burn once in a while or when you eat certain foods its really nothing to worry about but if you have heart burn two or more times a week you really should see a doctor and discuss your heart burn problem with the doctor.

Over time acid reflux can destroy the lining of the esophagus walls and this is a matter for real concern. This is one of the main reasons for going to see a doctor if you have acid reflux on a regular basis. After the doctor examines you the doctor will most likely prescribe medicine for you to help with your acid reflux problems. That medicine should bring relief for your acid reflux problems and you should stop having heart burn.

Acid Reflux is usually treated with antacids but a lot of people say that taking the antacids only makes the problem worse. And this may be true because when you take antacids the body increases the amount of acid to make up for what the antacid removed. And so when the antacid wears off the acid reflux may indeed come back worse than it was before.

But now that a lot of people of figured out that apple cider vinegar will take care of acid reflux a lot of people are using the apple cider vinegar to treat their acid reflux disease. Apple Cider Vinegar is a natural treatment and it may take a little while for natural treatments to start to work.

A large bottle of apple cider vinegar only costs three or four dollars which is much cheaper than antacids and a bottle of apple cider vinegar will last the average person a long time. Just be sure to buy apple cider vinegar and not regular vinegar.

Once you have purchased your apple cider vinegar start to drink two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar in a glass of water three times a day. After a few days you will see a real improvement with your acid reflux and you may also notice some other side benefits from taking apple cider vinegar. One of the first things a lot of people notice is that they will have a lot more energy.

A lot of people don't like the taste of apple cider vinegar but it really does work and works much better than most over the counter antacids. If you are experiencing GERD on a regular basis the apple cider vinegar will stop this almost at once.

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Thomas Byers has been writing at Hub Pages for over five years and he has been a award winning chef for over thirty years now.
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Please post your comments or questions about Apple Cider Vinegar And Acid Reflux now. And thanks for reading. 9 comments

Inlovewithapplecidervinigar 4 years ago

It works for me... My 15 years of embarrassment and suffering due to GERD has finally fading away the minute I took the ACV. Needless to say, it took me several years of online researched, talking to my doctors, taking those expensive prescribed medications that didn't help a lot and avoiding the stuff that I love such as coffee and chocolates. It was until last year when I learned from an online article about LES and its relation to GERD...And it was until 5 days ago when saw an article and a video of a doctor explaining why LES muscle has weaken (It was something about a different type of stomach acid). I didn't go through his detail coz all of a sudden a question on "How to strengthen LES muscle?" occurred to me so I search for it right away. As soon as I read a forum about Apple Cider Vinigar and the overflowing positive comment on how it help them got rid of GERD. I was eager to try it and my ways to determined if it works other than I haven't had a reflux lately, I noticed that people don't react anymore as I used to expect such as rubbing their nose or walking away from me due to my bad breath caused by foul odor coming out from my stomach. After a couple of days taking ACV and noticed the positive changes, I decided to put it on a test.... I drunk my favorite espresso and then socialized with other to see if I will get a negative reaction that I used to get. Well...I didn't get it... :).


LM (RT) 4 years ago

This is very helpful! Thanks! :)


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GracieLake 4 years ago from Arizona

I've been drinking an apple cider vinegar concoction to deal with a nasty cold and cough. I mix two tablespoons of ACV with a couple teaspoons of local honey and 8 ounces of warm water to make kind of tea. It cuts down on my coughing and clears out a lot of the gunk in my throat.


Frente 4 years ago

Apple cider and honey worked for my acid reflux, I have been suffering from GERD for so many many years now and nothing worked, until I tried Apple cider, I thought it was a miracle! I'm so glad, and relieved that my GERD symptoms are gone!


pat 4 years ago

Have been taking ACV for the past month and have seen a huge improvement in my acne prone skin. It doesn't taste that bad at all mixed it with honey to begin with but my I take it alone with water.


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bookerboy 4 years ago from Ireland

Hey Ive been taking Apple Cider Vinegar for the last few weeks and have found it to be a great cure for candida - but you gave loads of great info here - lotta stuff I'll have to research now - thanks :)


Adel 5 years ago

I think it helps if you have bad breath.3days ago since I started having it twice a day and I feel like my bad breath is much better.


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RTalloni 5 years ago from the short journey

Thanks for this reminder about AC. We used honey with it when we took it years ago. You might like to see this cloverleaf's honey hub.


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tlmcgaa70 5 years ago from south dakota, usa

thank you i shall have to try it...wonder how it works on fibromyalgia

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