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Does bloating run in families?

Bloating is not a genetic disorder, so it does not run in families. Bloating is an enlarged abdomen caused by excess gas. Bloating is commonly caused by particular foods like beans or Brussels sprouts, or it may be caused by simple things like swallowing air or weight gain.

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