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Acid reflux linked to cancer of respiratory and upper digestive tracts in older adults

Acid reflux linked to cancer of respiratory and upper digestive tracts in older adults

PPI use not linked to increased risk of developing dementia

PPI use not linked to increased risk of developing dementia

CUMC researchers discover ‘cell of origin’ for esophageal cancer

CUMC researchers discover ‘cell of origin’ for esophageal cancer

Common acid reflux drugs linked to progression of chronic liver disease

Common acid reflux drugs linked to progression of chronic liver disease

New studies provide insight into treatments for Barrett's esophagus

New studies provide insight into treatments for Barrett's esophagus

Study finds no convincing evidence to support link between PPI use and dementia risk

Study finds no convincing evidence to support link between PPI use and dementia risk

Longtime use of heartburn drugs linked to increased risk of death

Longtime use of heartburn drugs linked to increased risk of death

Researchers identify mechanisms involved in acid pump

Researchers identify mechanisms involved in acid pump

AGA creates Obesity Practice Guide for effective weight management in obese patients

AGA creates Obesity Practice Guide for effective weight management in obese patients

Study compares postoperative outcomes, costs of laparoscopic and open antireflux surgery for GERD

Study compares postoperative outcomes, costs of laparoscopic and open antireflux surgery for GERD

Inflammatory response prompted by secretion of cytokines causes acid reflux damage in GERD patients

Inflammatory response prompted by secretion of cytokines causes acid reflux damage in GERD patients

Acid suppression drugs frequently prescribed for high-risk newborns, study shows

Acid suppression drugs frequently prescribed for high-risk newborns, study shows

Newly identified molecular pathway could lead to new treatments for reflux, incontinence disorders

Newly identified molecular pathway could lead to new treatments for reflux, incontinence disorders

Zurampic (lesinurad) approved to treat high levels of hyperuricemia associated with gout

Zurampic (lesinurad) approved to treat high levels of hyperuricemia associated with gout

People who experience persistent heartburn despite over-the-counter treatments need to check with their doctors

People who experience persistent heartburn despite over-the-counter treatments need to check with their doctors

Stony Brook Medicine expert shares tips to minimize heartburn during holiday season

Stony Brook Medicine expert shares tips to minimize heartburn during holiday season

EndoGastric Solutions announces assignment of relative value units for new CPT code covering TIF procedure

EndoGastric Solutions announces assignment of relative value units for new CPT code covering TIF procedure

Medigus announces CMS’ publication of fee schedules for endoscopic fundoplication procedures under CPT code 43210 effective January 2016

Medigus announces CMS’ publication of fee schedules for endoscopic fundoplication procedures under CPT code 43210 effective January 2016

IPF-PRO Registry data sheds light on characteristics of people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

IPF-PRO Registry data sheds light on characteristics of people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Loyola gastroenterologist provides tips to IBS patients for healthy living

Loyola gastroenterologist provides tips to IBS patients for healthy living