Reflux Diet

Reflux Diet

Acid reflux can be a very uncomfortable and sometimes painful. Eating certain foods can trigger an onset attack. Most acid reflux can be controlled by medication, but there are some foods that can cause a very strong reaction that the medication cannot do its job. That is why it is important to know what foods […]

Acid Reflux Medication

Acid Reflux Medication

There are several different kinds of acid reflux medications to choose from . There are antacids or prescription strength medications that can treat symptoms of acid reflux. Antacids are not recommended for long term use and can have some side effects that can be uncomfortable such as constipation or diarrhea. Antacids have limited use when […]

Acid Reflux Surgery

Acid Reflux Surgery

Acid reflux surgery takes place after all other treatments have failed because as with any surgery there are risks though they are rare. Surgery should not be taken lightly. You should discuss all other treatments before deciding on surgery. The cause of acid reflux for many people is the LES. This is the lower esophageal […]

Treatments for Acid Reflux

Treatments for Acid Reflux

Acid reflux can be a very uncomfortable disease that can cause pain in the more severe cases. Acid reflux is also known as GERD or heartburn. GERD stand for gastro esophageal reflux disease. Heartburn is actually a symptom of acid reflux. Acid reflux is where acid or liquid containing stomach acid travels back up the […]

Natural Cures for Acid Reflux

Natural Cures for Acid Reflux

Acid reflux is a very common disease or condition in our society today. It is thought to be so common because of certain lifestyle changes over the years. The fact that everyone is on the go and eating a lot more fast food than in previous years and the lack of exercise is thought to […]

Acid Reflux in Infants

Acid Reflux in Infants

Infants have recently been diagnosed with acid reflux. For many years infants have gone untreated and undiagnosed with this disease. This can be extremely uncomfortable and painful for infants who have not been treated or diagnosed. Infants lie flat on their back for the first few months of their lives. This can make acid reflux […]

Common Acid Reflux Symptoms

Common Acid Reflux Symptoms

Acid Reflux or GERD is common problem among many different people. Heartburn is a primary symptom of acid reflux. This is where acid travels up from the stomach into the chest or throat causing a burning sensation that can be very painful if not treated carefully.  There are several over the counter medications that are […]

Acid Reflux Symptoms

Acid reflux can be a very painful condition. There are many different symptoms that are associated with acid reflux. Many people do not even realize they have a problem until it has caused damage to their esophagus. This is when it is time for a visit to the doctor to correct this problem and prevent […]