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What Causes Reflux?

What Causes Reflux?

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Acid reflux is a common condition that happens when the acids in your stomach move up into your esophagus, the tube that transfers food from your throat to your stomach.

Treatments for Dysphagia

Treatments for Dysphagia

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
When you are having trouble swallowing, then you probably have dysphagia. If the condition continues and does not subside, seek a medical evaluation as soon as possible for a diagnosis and possible treatment.

How to Find the Best GI Doctor in Maryland

How to Find the Best GI Doctor in Maryland

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
A gastroenterologist is a medical doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating issues concerning your digestive system.

How Are Peptic Ulcers Treated?

How Are Peptic Ulcers Treated?

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Peptic ulcers are open sores that can form on the upper section of the small intestine and in the lining of the stomach.

When Should I See A GI Doctor?

When Should I See A GI Doctor?

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
If you are experiencing symptoms, such as frequent bloating, heartburn, abdominal cramps, or a sudden urge to visit the bathroom after a meal, it may be time to seek the expertise of a GI Doctor.

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