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    Posted by Dave4769
    Reply: Any help would be very welcome.
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    Posted by ShineyHappy
    Reply: PPIs
    Everything I've read and discussed with my doctors about PPIs is that they are entirely safe, spare a few...More
    Posted by CheekyboyBlue
    Reply: reflux? I am not so sure.
    Hi An, your symptoms sound pretty standard for reflux. I have certainly experienced all of these symptoms...More
    Posted by CheekyboyBlue
    Is Surgery better than this?
    I've had reflux for the last 5 years with the symptons constantly getting worse. Whenever I eat i get the...More
    Posted by An_267767
    Is Surgery better than this?
    I've had reflux for the last 5 years with the symptons constantly getting worse. Whenever I eat i get the...More
    Posted by An_267767
    Chest pains
    I've been having trouble trying to figure out what's wrong with me, sometimes, on rare occasions, I would...More
    Posted by LillieMadison
    Acid reflux reflux Fast
    Hi, I have acid reflux and I take 2 medications for however I know better than to eat pizza and I did for...More
    Posted by DoxieDaddy2
    Reply: New here today
    This is what happens to me when I ingest azodicarbonamide, even in small amounts: 1- 5 hours Unpleasant...More
    Posted by undefined
    Reply: GERD
    This is what happens to me when I ingest azodicarbonamide, even in small amounts: 1- 5 hours Unpleasant...More
    Posted by undefined
    Reply: Heartburn log website
    This is what happens to me when I ingest azodicarbonamide, even in small amounts: 1- 5 hours Unpleasant...More
    Posted by undefined
    Esophigitis, Gerd, EOE???
    A week ago all of a sudden my esophagus just seemed to swell up. For the first 2-3 days I was just have a hard...More
    Posted by mjk864
    Reply: Reducing acid reflux naturally. What actually work...
    Hello Newtron: I have heard that deep breathing helps to strengthen the diaphragm, but have been unsuccessful...More
    Posted by gmorning
    GERD/BARRETTS ESOPHOGUS
    Hi I was diagnosed with Gerd and shortly after Barretts Esophogus in 2014. I have bile in the esophogus and a...More
    Posted by jj50000
    Reply: Wheezing when lying down
    mayoclinic.org is a good source for info too.
    Posted by magicohmeohmy
    Reply: h pylori/ GERD/ eye disorder
    I was exposed to the bacteria H pylori. My antibiotic therapy. why you do not use antibiotics?
    Posted by fredits94
    Diet for Acid Relux/Heartburn
    Are there any good diets or resources out there for dieting when you have acid reflux/heartburn? I'm getting...More
    Posted by kommom
    Reply: Highly selective vagotomy?
    Operation should be ALWAYS last resort (can not reverse it...) If you would like to know and treat your GERD...More
    Posted by zgiora
    GERD-friendly energy sources
    Hello, does anyone have any recommendations for safe energy sources that doesn't provoke acid reflux?...More
    Posted by An_267446
    GERD almost every day??
    Hi there. I experience GERD almost daily and well aware I need to cut down on spicy foods and foods with...More
    Posted by DarkJester
    Reply: How I relieved my Chest Pain (GERD, Acid Reflux, H...
    I've also been having the same problem, but i has also effected my throat. Do you have any remedies for the...More
    Posted by Jamie365
    Reply: Chest Pain
    I have GERD. I feel like something is in my throat - moving - like liquid bubbling or something stuck....More
    Posted by martha12358
    Reply: Prilosec OTC and Pepcid Complete.
    What is H2 blockers and tagement
    Reply: Persistant Reflux
    How long have u been on Zergrit? Is it still helping
    Reply: GERD getting off omeprazole
    PPIs are really bad for you. They lower the acidity of your stomach, making it harder to digest foods and can...More
    Posted by An_267123
    Constant heartburn, constant chest pain
    It's literally all the time. I always ate really fast growing up. It was like I couldn't even help it. I'm...More
    Posted by kyle9496
    chest pain and back pain
    this morn I have pain in the middle of my chest through to the middle of my shoulder blades its like...More
    Posted by garyburgessburgess
    chest pain and back pain
    this morn I have pain in the middle of my chest through to the middle of my shoulder blades its like...More
    Posted by garyburgessburgess
    Reply: Sudden onset of heartburn...
    Goodness-the "sudden" onset is very scary-I can understand your concern. It's been a few months since your...More
    Posted by An_267103
    Reply: Consult with surgeon tuesday to be set up for egd
    Have you had your esophagus checked yet? I hope you are doing well and it's not cancer like your Dr may...More
    Posted by suepeters

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