Pacquiao Hospitalized: Said To Be Okay

Eight-time world champion Manny Pacquiao is sent to the hospital for something he’s very familiar with. According to The Philippine Star, Pacquiao was hospitalized for “acid reflux” in Cardinal Santos Hospital in San Juan. In fact, This isn’t the first time champ has been sent to the hospital for this ailment, it happened last year as well. Acid reflux is a very common condition in which the stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the esophagus (the tube from the mouth to the stomach). This can cause heartburn and other symptoms.

Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez are set to get in the ring on November 12 in Las Vegas.