posted on Nov, 22 2004 @ 05:12 PM
I'm reading that this happens EVERY time you eat or drink, not just with certain foods like pizza or hotwings. If it's just with certain foods, a
little indigestion might be the culprit. Otherwise....
One common cause of right shoulder pain while eating and swallowing is an unhappy gall bladder or gall bladder disease. I'm not sure exactly why, but
it seems to be common.
You're definitely not the only person with this problem, though - some other possibilities are peptic ulcer, inflamation of the esophagus (what the
food passes through on the way to your stomach), esophageal spasm, esophagitis, or pancreatic inflamation. You could also be eating too fast and
If you go see your doctor, they will probably perform an upper endoscopy to take a look at what's going on. I would suggest going to see a doctor
ASAP as many problems like this can cause damage or get worse, and are easily treated.
And yes, your title lured me right in
Reminds me of a joke......