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Heartburn, also know as acid reflux, is a painful and burning sensation in the esophagus, just behind the breastbone usually associated with regurgitation of gastric acid (gastric reflux).
Mercy open new Endoscopy Suite to promote and practice gastrointestinal health

Mercy open new Endoscopy Suite to promote and practice gastrointestinal health

Camber Pharmaceuticals releases generic version of Nexium (Esomeprazole) capsules

Camber Pharmaceuticals releases generic version of Nexium (Esomeprazole) capsules

Women who conceive babies through IVF at increased risk of experiencing GORD

Women who conceive babies through IVF at increased risk of experiencing GORD

Study finds that serum biomarkers can predict pre-eclampsia risk in pregnant women

Study finds that serum biomarkers can predict pre-eclampsia risk in pregnant women

Penn State Hershey cardiologist explains causes and symptoms of heart attack

Penn State Hershey cardiologist explains causes and symptoms of heart attack

EPFL scientists identify lansoprazole as potential candidate against tuberculosis

EPFL scientists identify lansoprazole as potential candidate against tuberculosis

New statistics show oesophageal cancer rates increase by 50% in men

New statistics show oesophageal cancer rates increase by 50% in men

ASCO 2015: Novartis presents data on Zykadia and Tafinlar studies for non-small cell lung cancer

ASCO 2015: Novartis presents data on Zykadia and Tafinlar studies for non-small cell lung cancer

DDW 2015: Experts explore efficacy of Stretta therapy for treating chronic GERD patients

DDW 2015: Experts explore efficacy of Stretta therapy for treating chronic GERD patients

TWi signs Settlement Agreement with Takeda on patent litigation related to generic Dexilant

TWi signs Settlement Agreement with Takeda on patent litigation related to generic Dexilant

Incidence of esophageal cancer linked to GERD rises six-fold in recent decades

Incidence of esophageal cancer linked to GERD rises six-fold in recent decades

New research could transform treatments for patients with Barrett's Oesophagus

New research could transform treatments for patients with Barrett's Oesophagus

NPS MedicineWise program focuses on optimal use of PPI therapy in GORD patients

NPS MedicineWise program focuses on optimal use of PPI therapy in GORD patients

EnteroMedics, American HealthCare Lending partner to support patient access to vBloc Therapy

EnteroMedics, American HealthCare Lending partner to support patient access to vBloc Therapy

Prime Healthcare acquires two hospitals from subsidiaries of Community Health Systems

Prime Healthcare acquires two hospitals from subsidiaries of Community Health Systems

St. John Hospital first in Michigan to offer new alternative treatment for acid reflux disease

St. John Hospital first in Michigan to offer new alternative treatment for acid reflux disease

Ohio State allergy specialists study, learn more about eosinophilic esophagitis

Ohio State allergy specialists study, learn more about eosinophilic esophagitis

MHRA reclassifies Pfizer’s Nexium Control as an OTC treatment for heartburn

MHRA reclassifies Pfizer’s Nexium Control as an OTC treatment for heartburn

Research highlights potential of computers to enhance quality of care, medical outcomes

Research highlights potential of computers to enhance quality of care, medical outcomes

Good first aid kit can help make your vacation perfect

Good first aid kit can help make your vacation perfect