While the symptoms of heartburn and a heart attack can be frighteningly similar, there are some key differences that can help you determine whether to see a doctor or take an antacid. read more
MoreThanHeartburn.com 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
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
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 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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