Category Barrett's Esophagus

Don’t Settle For Uncomfortable Heartburn

Gerd Reflux

If you’ve just finished a large meal and begin to feel a fire-like sensation creeping up your throat, you might be able to identify the symptoms of heartburn. This condition occurs in over 60 million Americans at least once a month, and an estimated over 15 million experience it daily. In...

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Is It Just Heartburn or Something More Serious?

Heartburn Blocks

The holiday season and Thanksgiving in particular, provide many opportunities for over-eating. Have you ever felt that burning in your throat after a big meal? Is that just normal heartburn-- or is it more serious? Everyone gets heartburn occasionally, but more frequent episodes could actually be...

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April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month

April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month. Esophageal cancers are not often discussed in public forums. Googling the term provides few results. But, there is a slow sincrease in the incidence of the disease. It's time to talk Esophageal Cancers! The ASGE, American Society for Gastrointestinal...

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