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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gastroesophageal_reflux_disease

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), also known as acid reflux, is a long- term condition ..... In some cases, a person with GERD symptoms can manage them by taking over-the-counter drugs and making lifestyle changes. This is often  ...

www.webmd.com/heartburn-gerd/guide/lifestyle-changes-heartburn

Aug 22, 2016 ... Heartburn -- also called acid reflux or GERD -- occurs when muscles of the lower esophagus do not function properly. This causes food and ...

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/condition-15/heartburn/treating-acid-reflux-disease-with-diet-lifestyle-changes

Jul 22, 2016 ... WebMD provides lifestyle and diet tips to help you control acid reflux. ... Do you often get heartburn or other symptoms of acid reflux? One of the first things to try for relief is to ... Right rail image. Managing Your Heart Disease.

emedicine.medscape.com/article/176595-treatment

May 2, 2016 ... Treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) involves a stepwise approach. The goals are to control symptoms, to heal esophagitis, ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gerd/basics/definition/con-20025201

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic digestive disease. GERD ... Most people can manage the discomfort of GERD with lifestyle changes and ...

www.everydayhealth.com/gerd/preventing.aspx

Jan 5, 2016 ... Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is almost completely preventable, if you make the right lifestyle changes. Learn how to fend off GERD ...

www.healthline.com/health/gerd/diet-nutrition

4 days ago ... Acid reflux can be triggered by different foods. ... acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a severe, chronic form of acid reflux. ... into your diet to manage symptoms of acid reflux if you have too much acid.

www.aafp.org/afp/2003/1001/p1311.html

Oct 1, 2003 ... The primary treatment goals in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease are relief of symptoms, prevention of symptom relapse, healing of ...

www.lifeextension.com/magazine/2007/4/atd/Page-01

What exactly causes GERD, and is it dangerous? A: Commonly referred to as heartburn, GERD is a chronic condition caused by the backflow of acid, bile, ...

www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0301/p1161.html

Mar 1, 1999 ... Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic, relapsing condition with associated morbidity and an adverse impact on quality of life.