Education is key to managing any condition, especially one like GERD, so here are some questions you should be asking during your consult to make sure you’re well on your way to understanding the diagnosis, treatment, and management stages of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease.
Laryngopharyngeal reflux disease or LPR is also called “silent reflux” because of the fact that it does not always pose outward symptoms. Still, there are a number of symptoms that can be associated with silent reflux or LPR. Below, we discuss 5 silent reflux symptoms as well as LPR treatment and diagnosis.
June is Hernia Awareness Month, which aims to bring public awareness to symptoms, diagnosis, warning signs and the latest treatment methods of different types of hernias. More than 5 million people have some type of hernia, but only 750,000 of them actually seek medical attention each year. Below, we will discuss the different types of hernias and how they’re treated, and how you can get involved with Hernia Awareness Month.
Everyone wants to experience their summer with delicious foods. However, there are many summer foods that cause heartburn that you might want to steer clear of. Here's a list of summer foods that can will lead you to grabbing your chest if you aren't careful.