A peptic ulcer is a sore that can occur in the lining of the stomach or duodenum (first part of the small intestine just below the stomach)
Some people may not have any symptoms. Other people can have symptoms including-
If you are a smoker, cutting down or quitting smoking will help heal the ulcers better. There is no special diet for ulcers. Watch out for any bleeding (blood in the stool or black stool ) from the ulcer which can be a serious complication of an ulcer.