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Stomach Aches: 5 Things Parents Should Know

Tags: celiac disease, constipation, gastroenteritis, GERD, IBD, pain awareness month, stomach flu

How can you tell the difference between a regular tummy ache and something more serious? Get tips from a pediatric expert.


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GERD: Help for Heartburn and Other Woes

Tags: acid reflux, Be Well e-News, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), GERD, heartburn, hernia, hernia surgery, vitamin B12, vitamin deficiency

If heartburn persists after meals or as you fall asleep, you may have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Find out how lifestyle, medical and surgical solutions can prevent heartburn and other symptoms.


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Long-term Antacid Use Linked to B12 Deficiency

Tags: acid reflux, antacids, B vitamins, GERD, heartburn, ulcers, vitamin b

Have you been taking antacid pills for years to battle heartburn? Careful: A new study says long-term use of prescription and OTC antacids may prevent you from absorbing the essential vitamin B12.


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4 Times to See a Doctor for Arthritis Pain

Tags: arthritis, GERD, lupus, pain, pain management, rheumatoid arthritis

At-home treatment can help — but sometimes it's just not enough. Find out when to seek help from your primary care doctor or rheumatologist.


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Spitting Up Not Always Acid Reflux Disease

Tags: acid reflux, gastroesophageal reflux GER, GERD, stomach ache

A baby spitting up after every meal can be alarming to parents. But it’s not necessarily a sign of gastroesophageal reflux disease or that your baby needs medications or other therapies.


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Chat With a Doctor: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Acid Reflux

Tags: acid reflux, Barrett’s esophagus, bile duct disease, chat with a doctor, gastroesophageal reflux disease, GERD, heartburn, pancreatic cancer, webchat

Is persistent heartburn making your life miserable? Heartburn is just one symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD. Learn more about heartburn and other symptoms of GERD from a Cleveland Clinic physician during a live webchat Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at noon (ET).