It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Digestive Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-22-2002, 10:53 AM   #1
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 83
YesterdaysChild HB User
Post weird feeling in stomach

For the past few months, I 've been having some weird feelings going on in my stomach area. It's not a pain, but a strange feeling like "queasy" but not exactly. Sort of like when you eat too much salt or sodium and your stomach feels weird. Well, it comes and goes, but lately it's gotten to the point where the weird feeling has not only controlled my stomach area but moved up to my chest/lung area, like minor heartburn but not that strong, just weird feeling. At first I thought it was hormones, but my doc checked my thryroid and it came out normal. She is scheduling an appt to have my stomach probed. I'm really scared cause I'm only 28 and I've never experienced this in my life. Lately, everytime I eat, after I've eaten, I feel like I might throw up and sometimes it feels like I have to burp but I CAN'T! Like bubbles are stuck in the chest area or the food hasn't gone down. I'm scared, has anyone experienced this? What's going on with me?

Old 05-24-2002, 10:35 AM   #2
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 83
YesterdaysChild HB User


Well, my doctor is still in the process of scheduling an appt for me to probe inside of me. Even though she prescribed some drugs for me, I might not need them

I got desperate the past few days and decided to take matters into my own hands. I bought this great book. I have symptoms similar to Gerd and it recommended GINGER JUICE. So, I bought some Fresh Ginger and put it in my juicer and drank some .It's weird... IT WORKED! The strange feelings have subsided! I read Ginger has some components that protect the stomach lining and that's where I felt the problem was stemming from... my stomach lining. I'm still gonna get checked out, but I think this ginger juice is a great substitute for medication.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 05-25-2002, 05:29 PM   #3
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 42
Toccoah HB User

WOW, you juiced the actual ginger? Did you feel drunk afterwards? Too much ginger isn't good either. I usually drink the tea, but how did you juice the ginger and how much did you actually drink? Did you mix it with anything? Curious, maybe it will help me. Also, I've never heard of a probe to check the stomach? How on earth is this done? Only an endoscopy is used to actually look into the tummy. This is what I had done and yes, there was inflammation as well. Do you ever get any burning in the "pit" of your stomach? Let me know about that ginger. I'll have to give it a try! Thanks.


[This message has been edited by Toccoah (edited 05-25-2002).]

[This message has been edited by Toccoah (edited 05-25-2002).]

Old 06-06-2002, 01:39 PM   #4
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 83
YesterdaysChild HB User

Well, I cut off the skin, then I put it in a blender and I drain it out(the ginger skin) so I get the juice. I stopped juicing it from a juicer cause it was way too strong. So the blender method seemed more appropriate for me. Well, it has worked. I take tiny sips throughout the day along with organic yogurt that contains active cultures. I don't have that weird feeling anymore but occasionally, I have a mild like burning sensation around my upper lung area. So, my doctor scheduled an appt for me to see a gastro doctor. SOrry about the probing explanation, I don't know the usage of the correct medical term. They're gonna put a tube or something of that nature through my mouth, so that's why I considered it probing me? I have to learn better verbal skills

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Weird Chest Pain... Troyjinman Open to All Other Health Topics 2 04-03-2008 10:45 AM
weird feeling in stomach bouncybunnies77 Women's Health 0 09-23-2007 05:58 PM
Weird stomach area pain freely General Health 1 11-29-2006 10:59 AM
Gallbladder? Please help, I'm feeling very weird. Hamilton92 Gallbladder 7 11-25-2006 03:08 PM
Very weird problem Lutheran122 Digestive Disorders 7 06-30-2006 02:58 AM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.


There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added


janewhite1 (20), bluepumkin (18), solofelix (17), Harry (13), Titchou (8), flipfleury (8), ladybud (8), MountainReader (7), jmarple (6), rufous57 (6)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1005), Apollo123 (905), Titchou (848), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (754), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:05 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!