What Foods to Avoid with GERD and Acid Reflux

What Foods to Avoid with GERD and Acid Reflux

If you’re experiencing chronic heartburn symptoms, you may have acid reflux disease or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). While neither GERD nor acid reflux are life-threatening diseases, they are life-changing. In honor of World Health Day this month,...
7 Tips for Managing GERD During the Holidays

7 Tips for Managing GERD During the Holidays

Most of us crave our favorite comfort foods during the holidays, but they often come with a range of side effects relating to digestive issues. Experiencing heartburn or acid reflux can really take away from the holiday spirit. To help you avoid one of the most common...
GERD Awareness: The Condition and Treatment

GERD Awareness: The Condition and Treatment

GERD Awareness Part 1: Understanding GERD Do you have chronic heartburn or acid reflux? You may have gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD for short. It can be easy to confuse each of these conditions, but in this article, we hope to create more GERD awareness. GERD...
Risk Factors for GERD

Risk Factors for GERD

If you suffer from gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD, you are probably very familiar with its symptoms. They include more than occasional heartburn, frequent throat clearing, dry cough, water brash, and a bad taste in the mouth. Also, GERD can cause the feeling...
Ground Breaking GERD Treatment

Ground Breaking GERD Treatment

Just over a year ago Dr Trudie Goers , laparoendoscopic and gastrointestinal surgeon with The Surgical Clinic located at TriStar Centennial Medical Center made news as she became the first Tennessee surgeon to use the minimally invasive laparoscopic procedure...

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