Tricks or Treats? Halloween Candies that Cause Heartburn

Chewy nougat, crunchy peanuts and creamy chocolate seem to lurk in the dark corners of every trick-or-treat bucket, just waiting to give you a frightful night full of heartburn. read more

Tune In for Our GERD Informational Video has put together a video to illustrate the importance of getting an upper endoscopy if you have been on heartburn medication for an extended period of time. read more

Help Your Heartburn and Your Colon, Too!

A leading cause of heartburn is the food we eat. Foods that are highly acidic, spicy, high in fat, chocolate, alcohol and caffeine can all contribute to heartburn. read more

OTC (Over-the-Counter) Medications

If over-the-counter medications and prescription medications do not help relieve your heartburn or acid reflux/GERD symptoms, you may have a more serious condition and further investigation with an endoscopy may be recommended. read more

Acid Reflux/GERD

Acid reflux and heartburn are both conditions that many people experience from time to time. If these conditions occur frequently, you may have a more serious condition called gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
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    What you need to know about heartburn

    Burning in Chest

    You have just finished a large meal from your favorite takeout place, or you have just eaten dinner with your family and you decide to lie down. All of a sudden you feel a burning pain in your chest. ... [read article]


    We know when something is bad for you, especially when it comes to food. A voice in the back of our head tells us not to eat... [read article]

    PPIs (Proton Pump Inhibitors)

    Treatment for heartburn and acid reflux, also known as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), symptoms usually start with medications. One of the more... [read article]