Recent Articles on Heartburn / GERD
Complications of GERD - Informational Articles You may suffer from heartburn (acid reflux) two or more times a week, and think it's no big deal. But it can become a really big deal. If you are living with acid reflux disease (or GERD), and it goes untreated or is under-treated, the constant acid reflux can begin to irritate the lining of the esophagus. When this happens, complications can set in. Glossary of Heartburn Related Terms This is a comprehensive collection of heartburn related glossary terms. Heartburn Related Videos This is a collection of free online videos about heartburn and GERD. -------------------- Rel...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - May 19, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Basics of GERD
GERD occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) does not close properly and stomach contents reflux back up into the esophagus. Heartburn and acid regurgitation are the main symptoms of GERD, though some people with GERD don't experience any heartburn episodes. This is why it's important to know all the possible symptoms of GERD. While the majority of doctors will prescribe a trial of acid-suppressive therapy, and make a diagnosis based on the patient's response to this, there are tests to diagnose GERD a doctor may want to have performed. Treatment for GERD will usually start with certain lifestyle modifications ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - May 19, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Basics of Hiatal Hernias
A hiatal hernia occurs when the upper part of the stomach pushes through an opening in the diaphragm, and up into the chest. This opening is called a esophageal hiatus or diaphragmatic hiatus. Approximately 50 percent of hiatal hernia patients don't experience any symptoms. For the other 50 percent of patients, the these hiatal hernia symptoms may occur. There are a number of contributing factors that can cause hiatal hernias. While some patients with a hernia hernia may also have GERD, GERD doesn't cause a hiatal hernia. Various tests can be used to diagnose a hiatal hernia, though the tests most often used are the bar...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - May 19, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Basics of Peptic Ulcers
Peptic ulcers can cause a variety of symptoms, and these vary from patient to patient. Some patients with ulcers have minimal, unusual, or even no symptoms at all. Others may have every symptom. This is why it is very important to consult your doctor if you have any concerns. It is important to understand the causes of peptic ulcers. In the past, it was believed stress and diet caused peptic ulcers. Later, researchers stated stomach acids (hydrochloric acid and pepsin) contributed to the majority of ulcer formation. Today, however, research shows that most ulcers develop as a result of infection with a bacterium called ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - May 19, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Not to Do if You Have Heartburn at Night
If you suffer from heartburn at night, you know how it can cause a restless (or even sleepless) night. Unfortunately, sitting up all night in an effort to avoid the heartburn is not a good option. However, you can learn what NOT to do in order to prevent the heartburn before it begins, and allow you to sleep. Related Resources: Wedge-shaped pillow Antacids H2 blockers Proton Pump Inhibitors Gastroesophageal reflux disease Peptic ulcer Hiatal hernia What Not to Do if You Have Heartburn at Night originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 11:26:00.Permalink | Comment | Email this (...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - May 9, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Using Acid Reflux Medications Wisely
If you decide to take medication for any medical condition, you should know how to take that medication wisely. Up to half of all those who take medications do not take them as directed. This could be the result of not reading the labels on the prescriptions bottles or on the bottles of the over the counter meds, missing doses, using medication after it's expiration date, etc. In order to make sure you lower your risk of having problems with the medications you take, you can follow the tips in this article on using medications wisely. Related Resources: Antacids Maalox Mylanta Tums Gaviscon Chooz H2 B...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - May 9, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tips for Seniors on the Safe Use of Acid Reflux Medications
As a person gets older, they may be faced with more health conditions that they will need to treat on a regular basis. This includes gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). If you are a senior citizen and on various medications, you no doubt know the importance of taking medication safely. Sometimes the difficulty arises when the number of medications, and medical conditions they treat, increases. That's a lot to keep organized at times. These tips on safe use of medications can go a long way in helping you with this part of your health care. Related Information: Antacids Maalox Mylanta Tums Gaviscon Choo...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - May 9, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Get Heartburn Relief
If you experience heartburn because of having gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a hiatal hernia, a peptic ulcer, or some other digestive disorder, finding heartburn relief is important. Before starting any treatment or remedy for heartburn, you should talk to your doctor about what is best for you to consider. Learn how you can get heartburn relief. Related Resources: Nighttime Heartburn Heartburn During Pregnancy What You Need to Know About Heartburn Treatment and Remedies Do You Always Need Medication to Control Heartburn? Tips for Calming Nighttime Heartburn How to Get Heartburn Relief originally ap...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - May 9, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Living with a Digestive Disorder
Tips and strategies for living with digestive disorders such as gastroesophageal reflux disease, ulcers, and hiatal hernias. Check out this article on Living with a Digestive Disorder. Useful Links: Foods with little risk of causing heartburn Dining out without heartburn Heartburn-free picnics Heartburn-free school lunches Tips For Controlling Heartburn At Party Gatherings Why Heartburn Happens 10 Things to Stop Doing If You Suffer From Heartburn Living with a Digestive Disorder originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 13:47:10.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: Abou...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - April 21, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Digestive Disorders Help Articles
There are many disorders and diseases of the digestive system. Some, like gastroesophageal reflux disease, ulcers, and hiatal hernias can cause heartburn. Others may not heartburn as a symptoms, but because some people who have one of the above mentioned conditions also have other disorders of the digestive system, such as gallstones and gastritis, information is provided for these also. Check out this article Digestive Disorders Help Articles. Useful Links: Foods with little risk of causing heartburn Dining out without heartburn Heartburn-free picnics Heartburn-free school lunches Tips For Controlling Heartburn At...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - April 21, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn Friendly Poultry and Fish Recipes
Chicken is a safe choice for most heartburn sufferers. With these recipes you will not only have variety, but you will also get the great taste of many of your old favorites! Most fish and seafood can make great choices for your meals because they are most often low in fat. This is good for those individuals whose heartburn is triggered by fatty foods. The recipes listed here will give you a variety of healthy dishes, and they will give you great taste too. Related Information: Quick Tips for Preventing Heartburn Keeping a Heartburn Record Meal Planning Tips for Preventing Heartburn Why Some Foods Cause Heartburn ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - April 20, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GERD in the Elderly
While GERD affects millions of people, the odds of developing this disorder increases with age. This means the elderly are more likely than younger adults to suffer from GERD. An elderly patient may not experiences the same symptoms of heartburn with their GERD because their symptoms may be different from what is considered the normal symptoms of the disease. Learn what these symptoms are and how GERD in the elderly can be treated. Related Resources: Weight and Heartburn Foods That Trigger Heartburn Nighttime Heartburn GERD Smoking and Heartburn Alcohol and Heartburn Exercise and Heartburn Stress and Heartburn ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - April 20, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women and Heartburn
In most cases, what triggers heartburn for women are the same triggers for men. There are, however, a couple circumstances that are unique to women: Pregnancy and progesterone. Why does pregnancy cause heartburn anyway? What other factors cause heartburn for women (and men)? Read more about women and heartburn. Related Resources: Pregnancy and Heartburn Weight and Heartburn Foods That Trigger Heartburn Nighttime Heartburn GERD Hiatal Hernias Smoking and Heartburn Alcohol and Heartburn Exercise and Heartburn Stress and Heartburn Women and Heartburn originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Sunday, Ap...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - April 20, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn Friendly Dinner Recipes - Pork Recipes
Pork is often called "the other white meat" and is often as lean as chicken. Pork tenderloin is especially lean. While ham is often thought to be a fatty meat, you can find low fat types. The recipes here are heartburn-friendly. Many of them are low fat, which can be good for you because fat is sometimes a heartburn trigger. Leaner meats and low fat ingredients cut down on fat content. You can start enjoying these heartburn friendly pork dinner recipes today! Related Resources: Rice Recipes Pasta Recipes Salads Recipes Side Dish Recipes Dessert Recipes Sandwich Recipes Heartburn Friendly Dinner Re...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - April 20, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn Friendly Casserole, Stew, and Pasta Recipes
These casserole and stew recipes are tasty, filling, but are safer for heartburn sufferers to eat than other casserole and stew recipes. They don't contain many of the ingredients, such as spices that can cause heartburn, that some casserole and stew recipes do. If the recipes call for ingredients that trigger your heartburn, such as onions, you can easily leave than ingredient out. Pasta is a staple most people have in their pantries, and it has been used to make a lot of great dishes. The following recipes go way beyond simple macaroni and cheese. Pasta can be a good choice of food for heartburn sufferers, since pasta g...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - April 20, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn Friendly Dessert Recipes
We all like desserts. Just because we suffer from heartburn, it doesn't mean we have to live without desserts. If you want ideas for desserts, you will want to try these heartburn friendly dessert recipes. See More About   heartburn friendly desserts acid reflux recipes acid reflux diet Heartburn Friendly Dessert Recipes originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 at 12:10:21.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - March 5, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GERD in the Elderly
While GERD affects millions of people, the odds of developing this disorder increases with age. This means the elderly are more likely than younger adults to suffer from GERD. An elderly patient may not experiences the same symptoms of heartburn with their GERD because their symptoms may be different from what is considered the normal symptoms of the disease. Learn what these symptoms are and how GERD in the elderly can be treated. Related Resources: Weight and Heartburn Foods That Trigger Heartburn Nighttime Heartburn GERD Smoking and Heartburn Alcohol and Heartburn Exercise and Heartburn Stress and Heartburn ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - March 5, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women and Heartburn
In most cases, what triggers heartburn for women are the same triggers for men. There are, however, a couple circumstances that are unique to women: Pregnancy and progesterone. Why does pregnancy cause heartburn anyway? What other factors cause heartburn for women (and men)? Read more about women and heartburn. Related Resources: Pregnancy and Heartburn Weight and Heartburn Foods That Trigger Heartburn Nighttime Heartburn GERD Hiatal Hernias Smoking and Heartburn Alcohol and Heartburn Exercise and Heartburn Stress and Heartburn Women and Heartburn originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Wednesday,...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - March 5, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Can I Eat Out Without Heartburn?
Dining out in a restaurant can be a different story. There isn't a separate section on any menu that lists Anti-reflux Foods or an icon by the dishes on the menu that are heartburn friendly. However, as it was a process at home to learn what foods you find are your heartburn safe foods and which foods you have to limit, you can eat out without experiencing heartburn by planning ahead and knowing what to ask for. Learn the steps you can take to have a heartburn-free experience by reading this article on How Can I Eat Out Without Heartburn? Useful Resources: Symptoms of Heartburn Causes of Heartburn Foods Heartburn Suf...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - March 5, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn-related E-courses
You can receive information in your email inbox that will give you information on heartburn menu plans with recipes, how to prevent heartburn, and strategies and tips on living with heartburn. Sign up for your heartburn e-course today! Related Information: Quick Tips for Preventing Heartburn Keeping a Heartburn Record Meal Planning Tips for Preventing Heartburn Why Some Foods Cause Heartburn Eating Out Without Heartburn Preventing Nighttime Heartburn Heartburn-related E-courses originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 at 12:13:50.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: Abou...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - March 5, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What is H. Pylori Infection?
Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a bacteria responsible for many peptic ulcers and many cases of chronic gastritis (inflammation of the stomach). This organism can weaken the protective coating of the stomach and duodenum (first part of the small intestines), allowing damaging digestive juices to irritate their sensitive linings. About half of the world's population is infected with H. pylori. Learn how common H. pylori infection is, the symptoms of this infection, treatment options, and possible complications in this article What is H. Pylori Infection? Useful Links: Peptic Ulcers - The Basics Peptics Ulcers ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 28, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Basics of Peptic Ulcers
Peptic ulcers can cause a variety of symptoms, and these vary from patient to patient. Some patients with ulcers have minimal, unusual, or even no symptoms at all. Others may have every symptom. This is why it is very important to consult your doctor if you have any concerns. It is important to understand the causes of peptic ulcers. In the past, it was believed stress and diet caused peptic ulcers. Later, researchers stated stomach acids (hydrochloric acid and pepsin) contributed to the majority of ulcer formation. Today, however, research shows that most ulcers develop as a result of infection with a bacterium called ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 26, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Basics of Hiatal Hernias
A hiatal hernia occurs when the upper part of the stomach pushes through an opening in the diaphragm, and up into the chest. This opening is called a esophageal hiatus or diaphragmatic hiatus. Approximately 50 percent of hiatal hernia patients don't experience any symptoms. For the other 50 percent of patients, the these hiatal hernia symptoms may occur. There are a number of contributing factors that can cause hiatal hernias. While some patients with a hernia hernia may also have GERD, GERD doesn't cause a hiatal hernia. Various tests can be used to diagnose a hiatal hernia, though the tests most often used are the bar...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 26, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Basics of GERD
GERD occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) does not close properly and stomach contents reflux back up into the esophagus. Heartburn and acid regurgitation are the main symptoms of GERD, though some people with GERD don't experience any heartburn episodes. This is why it's important to know all the possible symptoms of GERD. While the majority of doctors will prescribe a trial of acid-suppressive therapy, and make a diagnosis based on the patient's response to this, there are tests to diagnose GERD a doctor may want to have performed. Treatment for GERD will usually start with certain lifestyle modifications ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 26, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Books on How to Live with Heartburn
Do you suffer from heartburn? Anyone suffering from chronic heartburn can benefit from a special acid reflux diet. The following books can help you with creating your acid reflux diet, foods that are safe or those that should be avoided in an acid reflux diet, and recipes that are heartburn-free and ideal for the acid reflux diet. There are also several books on the market that provide good information on treating and preventing heartburn / acid reflux. Please check out this article on Books on How to Live with Heartburn. Related Resources: How Certain Foods Cause Heartburn Safe Foods for Heartburn Sufferers Foods ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 26, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medications That May Cause Heartburn
While we most often think of certain foods as causing heartburn, there are also some medications that may cause heartburn. This is a result of relaxing the lower esophageal sphincter (LES), irritating the esophagus, or slowing stomach-emptying. Learn about which medication that may cause heartburn. Related Information: Prescription remedies for heartburn Over-the-counter remedies for heartburn Medications That May Cause Heartburn originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 12:02:03.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 24, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What You Need to Know About Heartburn Related Digestive Disorders
Talking to your doctor is important whenever you have a concern about your health. If that concern is connected to your digestive system, particularly that which is related to the symptom of heartburn, then this information on heartburn related digestive disorders can give  you some ideas of what questions to ask your doctor, and may answer some of your questions now. Related Information: What is GERD? What is a hiatal hernia? What are peptic ulcers? What are gallstones? What You Need to Know About Heartburn Related Digestive Disorders originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Monday, February 24th...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 24, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"Why Do I Still Have Heartburn?"
You are at your ideal weight, have been following a low-acid diet, are avoiding the foods that can cause heartburn, and are taking antacids -- but you still have heartburn. Why? Despite doing everything right, there are a few reasons why you may still be suffering from heartburn. Here are some of those reasons you may still have heartburn. Related Information: Foods that cause heartburn Nighttime heartburn Fundoplication surgery Gerd Hiatal hernias "Why Do I Still Have Heartburn?" originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 12:10:15.Permalink | Comment | Email this...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 24, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

6 Signs You May Have Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Many people think of heartburn when they first hear the words gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). While most people with GERD will experience symptoms of heartburn, some people with GERD do not suffer from heartburn. There are, however, other possible symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease. If you experience any of the following symptoms of possible GERD listed in this article, with or without chronic heartburn, you may be suffering from GERD, and you should see your doctor for an accurate diagnosis. Related Resources: GERD Women and Heartburn GERD in the Elderly GERD in infants GERD in children Living wi...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - February 23, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What to Eat if You Have a Hiatal Hernia
This article on "What Can I Eat if I Have a Hiatal Hernia?" will give you some tips on how to control heartburn if you have a hiatal hernia. No Burn Recipes: Beef Recipes Chicken Recipes Pork Recipes Turkey Recipes Vegetarian Recipes Seafood/Fish Recipes Casserole/Stew Recipes Salad Recipes Pasta Recipes Kid-Friendly Recipes Side-Dish Recipes Dessert Recipes What to Eat if You Have a Hiatal Hernia originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Friday, January 17th, 2014 at 11:36:15.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - January 17, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Not to Do if You Have GERD
For many people who have been diagnosed with GERD, they will experience symptoms of heartburn. However, heartburn is not the same for everyone who experiences it. What I feel when I have an episode of heartburn may not be in the same area of the body, or of the same intensity, as what you feel. This being said, what a person shouldn't do if they have heartburn is basically the same for everyone. If you don't want to suffer from heartburn, this article on "What Not to Do if You Have GERD" you will find a list of things you shouldn't do if you have GERD. Related Resources: Weight and Heartburn Foods That...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - January 17, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Free Heartburn-Related Email Courses
These email course will give you the information you need to manage your heartburn. Menus for the Heartburn Sufferer Subscribe to this email course and once a week for six weeks you will receive a weekly menu in your email mailbox. Preventing Heartburn Subscribe to this email course and each day for seven days you will receive tips for preventing heartburn. Links to articles and other resources are included. Self-Care Strategies for Managing Heartburn For 10 days you will receive daily self-care tips that will help you avoid the heartburn burn. Heartburn Tips For an entire month, get a daily tip on handling your he...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - January 13, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Frequently Asked Questions
If you have questions about GERD, GERD complications, ulcers, or hiatal hernias, the following FAQs will probably give you the answers you want. GERD FAQ Hiatal Hernia FAQ Barrett's Esophagus FAQ Esophageal Cancer FAQ Esophagitis FAQ Esophageal Strictures FAQ Peptic Ulcer FAQFrequently Asked Questions originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Monday, January 13th, 2014 at 01:57:00.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - January 13, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Quizzes
With the following "Screening Quizzes" you can check symptoms to see if you may have a heartburn-related condition. With the "Test Your Knowledge" quizzes, you can test your knowledge of various disorders or see how much you know about preventing your heartburn. Screening Quizzes GERD Screening Quiz Hiatal Hernia Screening Quiz Peptic Ulcer Screening Quiz Gastritis Screening Quiz Gastroparesis Screening Quiz Test Your Knowledge Do you know how to prevent heartburn? How Much Do You Know About Heartburn? How Much Do You Know About Hiatal Hernias? How Much Do You Know About...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - January 13, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is that chocolate causing your heartburn?
Most people who suffer from chronic heartburn can trace some of the triggers of their heartburn to the foods they eat. Because of this, they've had to give up certain foods in order to avoid an episode of heartburn. Topping most everyone's list of "can't have" foods is chocolate. But how can something that is such a joy to the tongue bring on the fire of heartburn? The ingredient in chocolate that makes chocolate such a "feel good" food is the same ingredient that can trigger heartburn. Chocolate contains serotonin, which acts as an anti-depressant. Thus that "feel good" sensation when eati...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - January 13, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn Resolutions
The beginning of a new year has always been a time we reflect on the changes we want or need to make. It is a time we make resolutions for change, and resolve to follow through on those changes. If you are thinking about making some changes in the coming new year on how you approach the care and treatment of your heartburn, these heartburn resolutions will make a good start. If there are other areas of health where you are thinking of making new resolutions, you can check out this New Year's Resolutions Blog Carnival. Each blog included provides a wealth of resources, each from a unique health- or wellness-related perspec...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - January 2, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Index of Hiatal Hernia Help Articles
This index of hiatal hernia help articles are resources to give you the information you'll need if you have been diagnosed with a hiatal hernia, or you think you have one. You can take this Hiatal Hernia Screening Quiz and then discuss the results with your doctor. See More About hiatal hernias paraesophageal hiatal hernia living with a hiatal hernia Index of Hiatal Hernia Help Articles originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 10:32:56.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Index of GERD Help Articles
The index of GERD help articles will give you the resources that will help you with daily life living with GERD. If you suspect you have GERD but haven't been diagnosed yet, you can take this GERD Screening Quiz and then discuss the results with your doctor. See More About GERD GERD in infants GERD in children Living with GERD Index of GERD Help Articles originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 10:39:24.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Index of Digestive Cancer Resource Articles
Cancer can occur in various areas of the digestive system. Below are resources for the types of cancer that can occur in the upper digestive tract. These types of cancer are esophageal cancer, stomach (gastric) cancer, and laryngeal cancer. This index of digestive cancer resource articles will give you information on these types of cancer. See More About esophageal cancer stomach cancer laryngeal cancer Index of Digestive Cancer Resource Articles originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 10:43:15.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Can I Eat if I Suffer From Heartburn?
There is a significant amount of research and debate going on about the role of diet in heartburn. Many people who suffer from chronic heartburn say they can trace some of their heartburn triggers to certain foods they eat. Since we all have to eat, we need ways to prevent food from triggering our heartburn. The resources in this article titled What Can I Eat if I Suffer From Heartburn? will help guide you through the process of creating a diet plan that will help keep you heartburn free. See More About acid reflux diet acid reflux recipes safe foods for heartburn What Can I Eat if I Suffer From Heartburn? original...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Index of Heartburn Prevention Help Articles
The articles in this index of heartburn prevention help articles will give you the tips and resources you need to help you prevent heartburn. See More About preventing heartburn living with heartburn GERD heartburn causes Index of Heartburn Prevention Help Articles originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 11:03:09.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Index of Articles on Acid Reflux Treatment Options
When you suffer from chronic heartburn, whether it's caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or some other digestive disorder, it's important to know how to treat the heartburn. The treatment can range from lifestyle change to surgery in severe cases that don't respond to any other treatment. This index of articles on acid reflux treatment options will give you information on various treatment options for acid reflux. See More About heartburn treatment GERD treatment GERD treatment in children Index of Articles on Acid Reflux Treatment Options originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Friday, Dec...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Index of Articles on Remedies Used to Treat Heartburn
When it comes to treating heartburn, the first treatment option your doctor will most likely discuss with you is a "no medication" approach. This will usually involve lifestyle modifications and dietary changes. Other people have opted for home remedies to treat their heartburn. If these methods don't work, this index of articles on remedies used to treat heartburn will give you information on over-the-counter and prescription options available. Before you begin taking any of these remedies, you should talk to your doctor, who will help you determine which is the best option for you. See More About antacids ...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heartburn Friendly Dessert Recipes
We all like desserts. Just because we suffer from heartburn, it doesn't mean we have to live without desserts. If you want ideas for desserts, you will want to try these heartburn friendly dessert recipes. See More About heartburn friendly desserts acid reflux recipes acid reflux diet Heartburn Friendly Dessert Recipes originally appeared on About.com Heartburn / GERD on Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 11:27:21.Permalink | Comment | Email this (Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux)
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 20, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Book Review: "No More Heartburn"
This is my review of the book "No More Heartburn: Stop the Pain in 30 Days--Naturally!" by Sherry A. Rogers. If you have read this book, you can share thoughts on it by clicking on the Comments link below this post. Related Information: What is Heartburn? Why Heartburn Happens Risk Factors for Heartburn Is There a Cure for Heartburn? What is GERD? Heartburn Myths Controlling Heartburn with Lifestyle Modifications Dietary Changes for Preventing Heartburn Complications of Chronic Heartburn What Are Hiatal Hernias? Symptoms of a Hiatal Hernia What can cause a hiatal hernia? Diagnosing Hi...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 12, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Book Review: "Heartburn: Extinguishing The Fire Inside"
This is my review of the book "Heartburn: Extinguishing The Fire Inside" by M. Michael Wolfe, M.D. and Thomas J. Nesi. If you have read this book, you can share thoughts on it by clicking on the Comments link below this post. Related Information: What is Heartburn? Why Heartburn Happens Risk Factors for Heartburn Is There a Cure for Heartburn? What is GERD? Heartburn Myths Controlling Heartburn with Lifestyle Modifications Dietary Changes for Preventing Heartburn GERD and Asthma Complications of Chronic Heartburn Book Review: "Heartburn: Extinguishing The Fire Inside" originally appeared on...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 12, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Book Review: "Eating for Acid Reflux"
This is my review of the book "Eating for Acid Reflux" by Jill Sklar and Annabel Cohen. If you have read this book, you can share thoughts on it by clicking on the Comments link below this post. Related Information: Heartburn Symptoms GERD Symptoms Diagnostic Tests for GERD Antacids H2 blockers Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) Fundoplications Surgery Radiofrequency Treatment Keeping a Heartburn Record Meal Planning Tips for Preventing Heartburn Why Some Foods Cause Heartburn Eating Out Without Heartburn Lifestyle Modifications for Preventing Heartburn Preventing Heartburn During Pregnancy 6...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 12, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Book Review: "Tell Me What To Eat If I Have Acid Reflux"
This is my review of the book "Tell Me What To Eat If I Have Acid Reflux" by Elaine Magee. If you have read this book, you can share thoughts on it by clicking on the Comments link below this post. Related information: Keeping a Heartburn Record Meal Planning Tips for Preventing Heartburn Why Some Foods Cause Heartburn Eating Out Without Heartburn Lifestyle Modifications for Preventing Heartburn Preventing Heartburn During Pregnancy 6 Steps to Preventing Heartburn-Related Complications How to Exercise Without Heartburn How Alcohol Can Cause Heartburn How Smoking Can Cause Heartburn Book Review: "...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - December 12, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Can I Eat Out Without Heartburn?
Dining out in a restaurant can be a different story. There isn't a separate section on any menu that lists Anti-reflux Foods or an icon by the dishes on the menu that are heartburn friendly. However, as it was a process at home to learn what foods you find are your heartburn safe foods and which foods you have to limit, you can eat out without experiencing heartburn by planning ahead and knowing what to ask for. Learn the steps you can take to have a heartburn-free experience by reading this article on How Can I Eat Out Without Heartburn? Useful Resources: Symptoms of Heartburn Causes of Heartburn Foods Heartburn Suf...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - November 19, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Preventing Nighttime Heartburn During Pregnancy
Many people who suffer from heartburn will also experience those symptoms at night. And when it comes to pregnancy and heartburn, even women who have never experienced it before, will have heartburn for the first time while they are pregnant. It is also likely, with nearly 80% of people who suffer from heartburn also having it at night, women who are pregnant will also have nighttime heartburn at some point during their pregnancy. Read this article on preventing nighttime heartburn during pregnancy. For more information, you can read this article on diet changes to prevent pregnancy heartburn and the article on other life...
Source: About Heartburn / Acid Reflux - November 19, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news