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8 Surprising Symptoms of Acid Reflux

8 Surprising Symptoms of Acid Reflux

Are your unusual symptoms related to acid reflux? Discover what your never knew about this common ailment. Acid reflux, sometimes referred to as heartburn, is the backward flow of stomach acid up the esophagus. The condition can progress to what …

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Could My Headache Be a Sinus Problem?

Could My Headache Be a Sinus Problem?

Sinus problems are common, and could be the culprit for your headaches. Ever wonder why you have a headache? Maybe you blame the stress at work or your lack of sleep. However, the root cause of your head could be …

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Learn to Spot a Stroke F-A-S-T

Learn to Spot a Stroke F-A-S-T

Use this acronym to recognize the symptoms and get help quickly. When the brain can’t get enough oxygen, it stops working. Stroke is often preventable, and the minutes following can make the difference between life and death or brain damage …

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Best Exercises to Reduce Low Back Pain

Best Exercises to Reduce Low Back Pain

Low back pain affects every part of your life, from getting out of a chair to participating in athletic activities. A common reason for missing work is low back pain. According to the North American Spine Society, regular exercise helps …

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Let’s Talk: What’s the Difference Between Heartburn & Acid Reflux?

Let’s Talk: What’s the Difference Between Heartburn & Acid Reflux?

Attend our lecture about heartburn and acid reflux on January 17, 2013, and learn important facts! It’s important to understand how heartburn and acid flux work so that you can prevent disease like Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). When acidic fluid, …

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How to Prevent Reflux this Holiday Season

How to Prevent Reflux this Holiday Season

This is Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Awareness week. There are many ways to ease or cure GERD, from changing medications to avoiding certain foods. GERD occurs when substances from the stomach move back up into the esophagus. The result can …

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The Right Heartburn Solutions For You

The Right Heartburn Solutions For You

Do you find yourself preparing in advance of meals for that familiar burn that creeps up on you afterwards? Are you shying away from your favorite spicy dish in an attempt to avoid another flare-up? If you are tired of …

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Common Unexpected Complications of Heartburn

Common Unexpected Complications of Heartburn

Heartburn, also known as GERD (gastro-esophageal reflux disease), is a common condition that mostly everyone has experienced at some point in time. However, when heartburn becomes frequent and persistent over time, it can lead to some surprising, but serious complications …

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National COPD Awareness Month:  Knowing the Signs

National COPD Awareness Month: Knowing the Signs

November is more than just a time to be thankful. It is a time to raise your awareness about the signs and symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, otherwise known as COPD. COPD, the third leading causes of death in …

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