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Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome: Signs and Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Did you know that almost 50% of foals and about a third of adult horses are afflicted with Equine gastric ulcer? In fact, ulcer is the most common medical condition in foals and horses. On the other hand, over 60% of show horses and 90% of racehorses are afflicted with moderate to severe ulcers. Equine gastric ulcer disease or EGUD …

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Home Remedies for Mouth Ulcers

Having mouth ulcers or sores can be very painful. It is even more painful when it is located in the gums and hinders your ability to eat or speak. Often times these ulcers appear when you least expect them to especially when you are extremely stressed. It could also be due to a deficiency in important nutrients that your body …

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How to Stop Irritating a Stomach Ulcer

Contrary to popular belief, excess stomach acids do not cause a stomach ulcer. This condition occurs when the stomach lining starts to erode, causing sores that become painful when in contact with stomach acids. A layer of mucous lining protects the stomach from its own digestive enzymes, including hydrochloric acid. When this protective layer erodes, it causes lesions in the …

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