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What Causes Barrett's Esophagus? - News-Medical.net



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What Causes Barrett's Esophagus? 
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The specific cause of BE is not exactly known, but one of the major risk factors is gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). People with long-term GERD are at higher risk of BE. In GERD, the sphincter valve at the lower end of the esophagus is damaged ...

 


7 Tips to Control Your Acid Reflux Symptoms - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)



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7 Tips to Control Your Acid Reflux Symptoms 
Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
GERD occurs when stomach contents ? both acid and undigested food ? flow backward into the esophagus (the tube leading from the throat to the stomach) through the lower esophageal sphincter. The sphincter is like a valve, and this problem arises when ...

 


Fibromyalgia and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Are Linked, New Study Shows - Fibromyalgia News Today



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Fibromyalgia and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Are Linked, New Study Shows 
Fibromyalgia News Today
Scientists conducted a large population-based study to assess this bidirectional association between fibromyalgia and GERD, and to determine if patients with either disease have a greater risk of developing the other condition. To do this, patients ...
Infants Given PPIs at Higher Risk for Childhood Bone Fractures DrugWatch.com

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A Closer Look at the Interrelationship of Fibromyalgia and GERD - PracticalPainManagement.com



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A Closer Look at the Interrelationship of Fibromyalgia and GERD 
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Fibromyalgia (FM) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) appear to arise frequently in the same patient, an interrelationship that has has been well documented.1.2 New research attempts to offer a clearer understanding of this comorbidity after ...

 


RedHill lands new orphan drug designation, looks to grow commercial portfolio - Triangle Business Journal



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RedHill lands new orphan drug designation, looks to grow commercial portfolio 
Triangle Business Journal
In August, RedHill brought on its third commercial product, inking a commercialization agreement with Carmel, Indiana-based ParaPRO for the exclusive rights in certain U.S. territories to promote a treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD ...

 


If You Take Acid Reflux Meds, Your Liver Could Be in Trouble - Reader's Digest



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If You Take Acid Reflux Meds, Your Liver Could Be in Trouble 
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Diego Cervo/shutterstockYou wouldn't think heartburn is that big a deal, but acid reflux can lead serious health issues?so make sure you can recognize the silent symptoms of acid reflux. Officially known as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), the ...

 


World Nausea Medicine Market is Projected to Grow at a CAGR over 7.2% from 2017 to 2023 - Digital Journal



World Nausea Medicine Market is Projected to Grow at a CAGR over 7.2% from 2017 to 2023 
Digital Journal
On the basis of indication, the market is segmented into gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), viral gastroenteritis, motion sickness and seasickness, medication, chemotherapy, and others. On the basis of end user, the market is segmented into ...

 


RedHill Biopharma Receives Notice of Allowance for a New US Patent Covering RHB-104 - Markets Insider



RedHill Biopharma Receives Notice of Allowance for a New US Patent Covering RHB-104 
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... indicated for adults for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and other gastrointestinal conditions; and EnteraGamŽ - a medical food intended for the dietary management, under medical supervision, of chronic diarrhea and loose ...

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Heartburn symptoms tied to psychological factors in some patients - Reuters



Heartburn symptoms tied to psychological factors in some patients 
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By Anne Harding(Reuters Health) - Heartburn sufferers who don't feel better with standard treatment, but who have no detectable reflux, tend to have.

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Popular Acid Reflux Drugs Promote Chronic Liver Disease - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News



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Popular Acid Reflux Drugs Promote Chronic Liver Disease 
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
... and Prevacid) to block stomach acid secretions and relieve symptoms of frequent heartburn, acid reflux, and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Interestingly, that percentage can be as much as seven times higher for people with chronic liver ...
Common Acid Reflux Meds Promote Liver Disease Newsmax

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