How Melon, Banana & Ginger Can Help Heartburn

Playing Drs. Rx: Ease Your Heartburn with This Tasty Drink!

The Doctors have a drink that may help the reported 60 million Americans who say they deal with heartburn at least once a month.

Our Drs. Shot of Health: Heartburn Helper could help to ease your heartburn symptoms, with its melon, banana and ginger ingredients.

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ER physician expert Dr. Travis Stork explains that ginger contains an anti-inflammatory compound which can soothe digestion, bananas have a low pH level and not overly acidic, and melons contain magnesium, which some say can help with acid reflux.

Watch: What You Can Do to Decrease Stomach Noises

Dr. Travis recommends if you are experiencing frequent and persistent heartburn to have to it checked out by your medical professional. 

Try out The Drs. Shot of Health: Heartburn Helper after your next spicy or indulgent meal:

Ingredients

  • Cup melon juice
  • ½ banana
  • Teaspoon grated fresh ginger

Directions

  1. Mix together and enjoy

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