CancerBro meets Mr. Eric – Esophageal adenocarcinoma patient

CancerBro meets Mr. Eric – Esophageal adenocarcinoma patient

[Music] CancerBro, does the adenocarcinoma of esophagus has the same risk factors? The risk factors for adenocarcinoma is somewhat different. Let’s meet Mr. Eric to understand better. He’s Mr. Eric. He is 58 years old obese man. He has chronic gastritis and heartburn, for which …

Diet and Hiatal Hernia

Diet and Hiatal Hernia

“Diet and Hiatal Hernia” In terms of preventing acid reflux heartburn, I’ve talked about how high fat meals cause dramatically more acid exposure in the esophagus in the hours after a meal, but why does high fiber intake decrease the risk? One typically thinks of …

Strawberries versus Esophageal Cancer

Strawberries versus Esophageal Cancer

[Music] studies like these showing that fruits can suppress the growth of cancer in a petri dish they’re all well and good but we need to know if they can do the same thing within the human body but it’s considered unethical to withhold conventional …

Dr. Jonathan Aviv on an Anti-inflammatory Diet that Heals Acid Reflux and Heartburn

Dr. Jonathan Aviv on an Anti-inflammatory Diet that Heals Acid Reflux and Heartburn

I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv. I’m an ear, nose and throat doctor at a practice called ENT and Allergy Associates. I’m also the author of a book called The Acid Watcher Diet, that’s right here, The idea is to create a diet that replaces medication. Initially …

How to manage occasional or more frequent reflux (GERD)

How to manage occasional or more frequent reflux (GERD)

Reflux can present in many ways but it may present with a really painful sensation behind the sternum, behind the breastbone. People sometimes have reflux that they perceive as sort of regurgitation all the way up into the throat area. Sometimes it can be more …

Diet and GERD Acid Reflux Heartburn

Diet and GERD Acid Reflux Heartburn

“Diet and GERD Acid Reflux Heartburn” Gastro-esophageal reflux disease is one of the most common disorders of the digestive tract. The two most typical symptoms are heartburn and regurgitation of stomach contents up into the back of the throat. But it’s not just burning pain …

Esophageal Cancer – All Symptoms

Esophageal Cancer – All Symptoms

Michael is 58 years old. He has been a smoker over 30 years, and he usually drinks several glasses of wine a day, in addition to a glass of gin or whiskey. A few weeks ago he has noticed that food gets stuck when he’s …

Dr. Jonathan Aviv on Heartburn Causes, Acid Reflux Treatment, and a Healing Acid Reflux Diet

Dr. Jonathan Aviv on Heartburn Causes, Acid Reflux Treatment, and a Healing Acid Reflux Diet

I’m Dr. Jonathan Aviv. I’m an ear, nose and throat doctor at a practice called ENT and Allergy Associates. I run the Voice and Swallowing Center for the practice. I’m also a clinical professor of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck surgery, that’s another name for ENT …

Barrett’s Esophagus (Esophageal Cancer) | Tom’s Story

Barrett’s Esophagus (Esophageal Cancer) | Tom’s Story

There was a time in my life where I was beginning to have heartburn on an almost nightly basis. I didn’t know what to do other than to take, over the counter medicines like Rolaids and Tums. I had lived my good part of my …