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Quick Test Could Spot Precursor to Esophageal Cancer January 19, 2018

Chronic Heartburn Tied to Higher Odds for Head, Neck Cancers December 21, 2017

Common Heartburn Meds Show Ties to Kidney Trouble November 06, 2017

Acid Reflux? Try Going Vegetarian September 07, 2017

Study hints that change in eating habits may be as effective as medications

Health Tip: If Heartburn Doesn't Go Away July 21, 2017

Warning signs of a more serious problem

Can Your Heartburn Meds Shorten Your Life? July 03, 2017

Study found association between prolonged use of certain drugs and increased risk of early death

Are Heartburn Meds During Pregnancy Linked to Asthma in Kids? January 09, 2017

Analysis suggests, but doesn't prove, that these children were one-third more likely to see a doctor for asthma

Heartburn Drugs May Raise Risk of Stomach Infections: Study January 05, 2017

Suggests long-term use of acid suppressors might open door to C. difficile and Campylobacter bacteria

Could Common Heartburn Drugs Up Stroke Risk? November 15, 2016

Researchers concerned about high doses of meds like Nexium and Prilosec

Health Tip: Is it Indigestion? June 06, 2016

Here are common symptoms

Health Tip: Talk to Your Doctor About Heartburn May 31, 2016

Ask questions about taking medication and making lifestyle changes

Clues to How Popular Heartburn Drug Might Harm Arteries May 10, 2016

Prior research has also raised concerns about Nexium and heart health

Common Heartburn Drugs Linked to Kidney Disease in Study April 14, 2016

But finding can't show whether drugs are directly responsible

Could a Low-Risk Surgery Help Your Chronic Heartburn? March 30, 2016

Death rate from procedure lower than previously reported, study finds

Widely Used Heartburn Drugs Linked to Dementia Risk in Study February 15, 2016

Research finds association among users over age 75, but can't prove the medications cause memory problems

Could a Lung Cancer Drug Work Better With Coke? February 12, 2016

Study finds cola boosts effectiveness of Tarceva for patients who are also taking a heartburn medicine

Heartburn Meds Linked to Chronic Kidney Disease January 11, 2016

While study can't prove cause-and-effect, increasing damage seen as dose rises

Health Tip: Struggling With Chronic Cough? December 22, 2015

Try these at-home remedies

Frequent Heartburn May Signal More Serious Digestive Problem November 26, 2015

Could be gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and treatments can help, expert says

Don't Let Reflux Ruin Your Thanksgiving November 25, 2015

Expert offers tips for avoiding heartburn this holiday

Health Tip: Taking Antacids September 01, 2015

Who should avoid them without a doctor's consent

Health Tip: GERD Shouldn't Interrupt Sleep August 31, 2015

Watch what you eat before bed

Health Tip: Identifying Symptoms of GERD June 24, 2015

Heartburn is a primary characteristic

Popular Heartburn Meds Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Attack June 10, 2015

But don't stop taking proton pump inhibitors based on this study, expert says

More Evidence of Long-Term Illness in 9/11 Responders April 17, 2015

EMS workers join police, fire personnel still struggling with health problems, study finds

Generic Form of Nexium Approved January 26, 2015

Drug used to ease chronic heartburn

Antacids May Improve Head and Neck Cancer Survival December 02, 2014

Reason for benefit unclear, more research is needed, study author says

Don't Let Chronic Heartburn Spoil Your Thanksgiving Feast November 27, 2014

Expert offers tips on reducing the post-meal discomfort

Could Popular Heartburn Drugs Upset Your 'Good' Gut Bugs? November 25, 2014

Study suggests class of meds upset healthy balance of bacteria in the gut

Take Heartburn Medicines Before Breakfast for Best Effect June 12, 2014

Too many patients unaware that timing is key to treatment, study finds