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Heartburn

Heartburn Drugs Increase Mortality — How to Safely Address Indigestion

by Dr. Mercola

If you suffer from frequent heartburn, chances are you’ve been prescribed a proton pump inhibitor (PPIs) such as Prilosec, Prevacid or Nexium to inhibit acid production. This, despite the fact they were never intended to treat heartburn in the first place.

Six natural ways to combat heartburn


Heartburn, which is not really related to the heart at all, is a widespread condition that occurs when a person experiences acid reflux. Acid reflux is when stomach acid, mixed with partially digested food or liquids, move into the throat and esophagus of a person, causing irritation.

Toss the Alka-Seltzer – Beat Heartburn Naturally


Heartburn is a painful condition resulting from the partial regurgitation of gastric acid into the esophagus. It’s so prevalent—for some it may occur once every couple weeks, while for others it can be a daily occurrence—that over-the-counter supplements like TUMS have become household names.
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Are Big Pharma’s Drugs Making Your Heartburn Worse and Worse? Just Fix It with Surgery!


Gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, affects at least 20% of adult men and women in the US population, according to the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders. It also occurs in children. It’s the backflow of stomach contents (usually accompanied by heartburn) into the esophagus, and can cause tissue damage which may eventually lead to cancer. This kind of cancer has been increasing rapidly and threatens to become an epidemic. There are reasons to think that current treatments for heartburn are directly leading to the cancer.
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Are Big Pharma’s Drugs Making Your Heartburn Worse and Worse? Just Fix It with Surgery!

Now they want to cut open your throat and install a metal ring with magnets, when the best and safest natural remedies cost pennies!

Gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, affects at least 20% of adult men and women in the US population, according to the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders. It also occurs in children. It’s the backflow of stomach contents (usually accompanied by heartburn) into the esophagus, and can cause tissue damage which may eventually lead to cancer.

Heartburn: The true cause of your acid reflux


Do you suffer from heartburn? Before you turn to the antacids, proton pump inhibitors, and prescription medications, make sure you actually need them. Stomach acid is necessary for proper nutrient absorption, proper digestion, and to prevent bacterial growth. If you rely on medications to ease the pain, you may be setting yourself up for future problems.