Fact Sheet: Barrett’s Esophagus and Diet548
Patients with Barrett’s esophagus are often confused about dietary recommendations. This Clinical Corner article outlines our current understanding of how certain foods may affect those who suffer from reflux, GERD, or Barrett's esophagus; and gives some general guidelines for eating patterns that may prevent worsening symptoms.
This Clinical Corner article clarifies some of the concerns and misconceptions surrounding the issue of whether there are risks accompanying the long-term use of Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) to treat GERD.Topics: Clinical Corner, Esophageal Disorders, GER, GERD, Heartburn, Working with your healthcare provider
Fact Sheet: Report from IFFGD Research Award Winner: Sleep and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)554
By: Ronnie Fass, MD
Gastroesophageal reflux disease is a chronic disorder and the most common disease that affects the esophagus. Several studies have estimated that 1 in 5 (20%) of the U.S. adult population experience GERD-related symptoms at least once a week. Studies have also demonstrated that up to 4 in 5 (79%) of GERD patients experience nighttime symptoms.
Fact Sheet: 7-Day Diary7DD
For reflux disease (GERD) or chronic heartburn, a one week daily diary to help you get the most out of your next doctor visit.
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