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Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)

Introduction: More than 40% of all adults experience this uncomfortable, burning sensation at least once a month. For most, it is an occasional occurrence that is easily relieved with an over-the-counter antacid. But for others, heartburn is a daily struggle that has changed the way they live. Their lives, from what they eat to how [...]

By | June 26th, 2007|Reflux Disease|0 Comments

Treatment of heartburn & Gastroesophageal reflux disease

Introduction This is information about the treatment of Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) and hiatus hernia. General Changes You Can Make Lifestyle changes can make a difference in relieving your symptoms. Raising the head of the bed (about six inches) and avoiding heavy lifting reduces heartburn by allowing gravity to minimize reflux of the stomach’s contents [...]

By | March 25th, 2007|Reflux Disease|Comments Off on Treatment of heartburn & Gastroesophageal reflux disease