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Do You Have GERD, or Just Heartburn?

For many people, heartburn is only an occasional problem, causing momentary discomfort after a meal. [Read more]

Symptoms of Acid Reflux and GERD

Acid reflux is a condition that causes throat burning that rises upward from the chest, especially after bending over, lying down or eating. [Read more]

Esophageal pH Test

Gastroesophageal reflux disease, known as GERD or simply as reflux, involves stomach acid flowing up the esophagus. [Read more]

Reflux Diagnosis With Upper Endoscopy

If you’re suffering from symptoms of heartburn or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), your doctor must perform a special procedure to determine exactly what is causing the discomfort. [Read more]

Are Acid Reflux and GERD the Same?

If you suffer from heartburn or acid reflux, you may have read about GERD, or gastroesophageal reflux disease. Are GERD and acid reflux the same thing? [Read more]