Gastroesophageal Reflux Is Not For The Faint Of Heart

If you’re among the more than sixty million American adults who have heartburn at least once a month, odds are you’ll pick an OTC medication rather than see your doctor. With what you hear on TV and…

Infant Acid Reflux

It’s a sad commentary on current events when you notice that every other infant you meet seems to have GERD, gastroesophageal reflux disease. You know the scene by now. Almost everything the baby…

What Is A Hiatal – Or Hiatus – Hernia?

There is an oval shaped opening in the diaphragm through which the esophagus passes on its way to the stomach. The esophagus is regulated by a sphincter muscle that opens when we swallow to let food…