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8 Easy Ways to Get Rid of Heartburn

Redbook Logo By Tehrene Firman of Redbook | Slide 1 of 8: Some people get heartburn after drinking alcohol, and others don't. But if you'd rather be safe than sorry, experts say to cut back. Booze causes the lower esophageal sphincter - which normally keeps stomach acids from entering the esophagus - to relax, creating an opening for those acids to leak through.

Limit Alcohol Consumption

Some people get heartburn after drinking alcohol, and others don't. But if you'd rather be safe than sorry, experts say to cut back. Booze causes the lower esophageal sphincter - which normally keeps stomach acids from entering the esophagus - to relax, creating an opening for those acids to leak through.

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