Have you experienced burning pain or discomfort that moves up from your stomach to the middle of your chest or abdomen (heartburn)? How about burning pain into your throat after lifting an object? Do you experience heartburn when you lie down, especially on your back or do you experience upper abdominal pain during night time? If yes most of these questions, you might suffering from Acid Reflux or GERD.
Gastro-esophageal reflux disease, more commonly known as GERD, afflicts millions of people around the world. Known as a chronic disease of the digestive system, GERD is caused by stomach acids are bile that flow back upward into the esophagus. Anyone who has experienced the unpleasant symptoms and side effects of Gastro-esophageal reflux disease will benefit from one or more common GERD treatments. For some individuals, discomfort caused by GERD may affect your ability to eat, sleep, and work. Individuals who experience symptoms of GERD or similar conditions more than twice a week are encouraged to visit their doctor to help avoid complications that are more serious.
For more signs and symptoms of Acid Reflux Disease or GERD