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Ask the Doctors

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What are the best medications for acid reflux? I’ve tried doxycycline and metronidazole (Flagyl), for H. pylori infections, which made me sick, as well as Prilosec and Pepto-Bismol. https://bismarcktribune.com/lifestyles/ask-the-doctors/article_0fe0df20-260c-5cb7-8e2f-f598e1a5d9a2.html

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Chronic Proton Pump Inhibitors May Increase Cancer Risk

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Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs): One in ten takes them, they are available without a prescription in many countries, so are they really safe? https://sciencetrends.com/chronic-proton-pump-inhibitors-may-increase-cancer-risk/

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Acid Reflux Or Heartburn? These Natural Remedies Might Just Do The Trick

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and the resulting heartburn, has been steadily on the rise over the past two decades. In fact, as many as 60 million Americans suffer from this uncomfortable post-meal sensation on a regular basis. But you might be surprised to learn … Continue reading

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Acid Reflux vs Heartburn vs Gerd: What’s the Difference?

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Is that burning sensation in your chest reflux or heartburn—or could it be GERD? The terms may seem to be used interchangeably, but there are differences. And your treatment options differ, too, depending on what you have. https://www.rd.com/health/acid-reflux-vs-heartburn-vs-gerd/

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Causes of Heartburn (Acid Reflux)

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Heartburn is characterized by a painful burning sensation that originates from the chest and spreads toward the throat. The main cause of heartburn is back flow of stomach acid into the esophagus (food pipe), leading to irritation in the unprotected … Continue reading

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Raising awareness: A rare gastric issue which may not be so rare

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The symptoms were something most children complain about from time to time, but John Henry Marcinak, the first Marcinak child diagnosed with eosinophilic esophagitis, was experiencing those symptoms too frequently. http://www.pekintimes.com/news/20180706/raising-awareness-rare-gastric-issue-which-may-not-be-so-rare

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Summer is the worst season for frequent heartburn

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Nearly half of individuals who experience frequent heartburn said the summer is when they experience the worst symptoms, according to a survey conducted by Perrigo Pharmaceuticals. https://www.healio.com/gastroenterology/esophagus/news/online/%7Ba6eafb45-54bc-4627-b3f6-4215c3fd7f95%7D/summer-is-the-worst-season-for-frequent-heartburn

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These proven methods will help eliminate heartburn without drugs

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The term “heartburn” is familiar to many people, but not all know how fast to remove it and to cease to feel an unpleasant burning sensation in the oesophagus. These proven methods will help eliminate heartburn without drugs

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What’s the Connection Between Anxiety and Acid Reflux?

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Research shows that people who report depression and anxiety are more sensitive to reflux https://www.everydayhealth.com/gerd/symptoms/connection-between-anxiety-acid-reflux/

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5 Ways to Ease Heartburn Pain Without Taking Pills

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One type of heartburn medication can cause health problems if used on a long-term basis. Here’s some ways to ease heartburn with lifestyle changes. https://www.healthline.com/health-news/ease-heartburn-without-pills#1

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