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Understanding The Basics of Heartburn and Acid Reflux

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Heartburn, a painful burning sensation in the chest and lower throat, affects an estimated 20% of Americans. Heartburn is a fairly common symptom of acid reflux, which is the escape of acid from the stomach through the lower esophageal sphincter (LES). While mild bouts of heartburn can most often be attributed to individual instances of consuming… Read more »