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Why Persistent Acid Reflux Sometimes Turns Into Cancer
 
 
In research published in July and August, scientists discovered that people with acid reflux disease, particularly those with a complication of acid reflux called Barrett's esophagus, have altered cells in their esophagus containing shortened telomeres, the ending sequences in DNA strands. Combined with related research to be published this month, the findings indicate that the shortened sequences might allow other cells more prone to cancer to take over. "The research supports why it is important to prevent reflux, because .....Read More
 
 
 
 
What Is Acid Reflux Disease?
 
 
At the entrance to your stomach is a valve, which is a ring of muscle called the lower esophageal sphincter (LES). Normally, the LES closes as soon as food passes through it. If the LES doesn't close all the way or if it opens too often, acid produced by your stomach can move up into your esophagus......Read More
 
 
 
 
 
What is a reasonable approach to the management of GERD?
 
 
There are several ways to approach the evaluation and management of GERD. The approach depends primarily on the frequency and severity of symptoms, the adequacy of the response to treatment, and the presence of complications. For infrequent heartburn, the most common symptom of GERD, life-style changes and an occasional antacid may be all that is necessary. If heartburn is frequent, daily non-prescription-strength (over-the-counter) H2 antagonists may be adequate. A foam barrier also can be used with the antacid or H2 antagoni.....Read More
 
 
 
 
Camera pill could diagnose cancer - Scotsman
 
 
Up to one in ten people with acid reflux will go on to develop Barrett's oesophagus. They are much more likely to be men. A few patients with the condition – about one in 100 each year in the UK – end up being diagnosed with oesophageal cancer. Co .....Read More
 
 
 
 
 
Reflux patients shouldn't be screened routinely for esophageal cancer, new ... - MinnPost.com
 
 
People with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) should not undergo esophageal cancer screening unless their symptoms have failed to respond to treatment with acid-suppressing drugs and are severe, according to new guidelines published Monday .....Read More
 
 
 
 
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