Fast relief for occasional heartburn

Fast relief for occasional heartburn

By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: I get heartburn occasionally. On average, I have about three episodes per month. But once…

Restrictive diet usually not necessary to control symptoms of GERD

Restrictive diet usually not necessary to control symptoms of GERD

Mayo Clinic Q&A DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I’m 62 years old and am having difficulty keeping healthy weight on due to…

Tackle digestive concerns and upsets

Tackle digestive concerns and upsets

By Marsha McCulloch, M.S., R.D., Environmental Nutrition Newsletter Heartburn, constipation and other digestive tract issues can strike at any age,…

Critical Questions: GERD

Critical Questions: GERD

The following questions and answers were provided by Mitchell Bernsen, MD, managing partner at Illinois Gastroenterology Group, a member of…

Girding up to treat GERD

Girding up to treat GERD

By Nancy Maes You have a big steak and a glass or two of wine for dinner, and the next…