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This weeks news about 'Acid reflux' 20 July
Harvard Health Better treatments for reflux than long-term antacid use
Q:I''ve taken antacids almost daily for 20 years for my acid reflux. Are there going to be
long-term effects for me?
Denver Post: http://www.denverpost.com/ci_12872116?source=rss
New Treatment Option for People Living with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
(ARA) - Nearly 19 million Americans currently live with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
(GERD), commonly known as acid reflux disease, and suffer from painful and uncomfortable
symptoms such as frequent and persistent heartburn.
Survey reveals high awareness of acid reflux, but shows patients aren''t doing enough to manage their (ARA) - At some point in their lives, almost everyone has heartburn -- that burning,
uncomfortable feeling in the chest that often follows a big meal. For many people, heartburn
only happens once in a while.
Carteret County News-Times:
Caregivers too often fail to care for themselves
Cheryl Gansner of Knoxville, Tenn., had stomach problems last year but put off seeking
treatment. Her priority was her husband, Army Staff Sgt. Bryan Gansner, who suffered
debilitating leg wounds when his Humvee ran over an improvised explosive device on July 28,
2006, in Kirkuk, Iraq.
Reaching out to city''s uninsured
HealthCare teams go to people on stoops, at markets Baltimore City health officials say full
health coverage is just an application away for nearly half of the city''s 100,000 uninsured
residents. But a surprising number of them are not applying.