GERD/Acid Reflux Category

The following are things which have been tied to the GERD/Acid Reflux category

Acid Reflux

You may have heard the term acid reflux from your doctor or on television commercials. Simply put, acid reflux occurs when the sphincter muscle locate...

Barrett's Esophagus

Over time, chronic acid reflux can cause permanent damage to the esophagus. Blisters, ulcerations, and scarring can result in cellular changes. T...

GERD

GERD, gastroesophageal reflux disease, is simply chronic acid reflux. Patients who experience reflux more than twice per week - every week - are diagn...