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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) treatments
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Treatments could include:

  • Weight loss advised
  • Lifestyle Modifications in GERD
  • Elevate Head of Bed While Lying Down
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Fundoplication
  • Reduce Caffeine Intake
  • GERD Free Diet
  • Avoid Lying Down after Meals
  • Stretta Procedure
  • Continuous (12-months) therapy with proton pump inhibitor (PPI) or histamine H2 receptor antagonist (H2RA) received (GERD)
  • Learn how to help your partner quit smoking.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Research shows that success comes to smokers who use more than one method to fight cravings and withdrawals. Here are some common and proven treatment options.
    Source:HLCMS
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), more than 70 percent of individuals who smoke cigarettes would like to quit (CDC, 2012). However, most people who try to quit are not successful in their first attempt. This is because the body p...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Teens who smoke become adults who smoke. Most teens don't fully understand the risks associated with smoking or how difficult it will be to quit.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Talking to your parents about quitting smoking can be intimidating. It is extremely important that you discuss quitting and help them become a former smoker.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Nicotine-replacement therapies and smoking cessation medications are two options for quitting smoking. Read about other plans and strategies for quitting.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Staying smoke-free is more than just giving up cigarettes; it is a complete lifestyle change. Here are some suggestions for making your new life smoke-free.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Research has shown that the best way to quit smoking and stay smoke free is to combine a cessation aid (like the patch or nicotine gum) with a strong support system.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Nicotine dependence causes an addiction to tobacco products. You may experience fatigue, headache, dry mouth, or other symptoms when you stop smoking.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Antireflux surgery is a type of surgery designed to treat and prevent symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). GERD is a common chronic digestive disease where stomach contents flow back up the esophagus or the tube that connects the mo...
    Source:HLCMS
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