Health Tip: Identifying Symptoms of GERD

Health Tip: Identifying Symptoms of GERD

Health Tip: Identifying Symptoms of GERD

Heartburn is a primary characteristic

(HealthDay News) -- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) occurs when stomach acids back up into the esophagus.

The U.S. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases mentions these symptoms:

  • Having heartburn.
  • Tasting stomach acid or food in the back of the mouth.
  • Having bad breath.
  • Feeling nauseated, or vomiting.
  • Having difficulty breathing or swallowing.
  • Wearing of tooth enamel.
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