Finding a cure for stomach ulcers. Part 2

Finding a cure for stomach ulcers. Part 2

So, you started the work in ’81 and published your preliminary findings in ’82, as I,… ’83. …’83. And then you, you were hunting for an animal model to prove the point, as I understand. Tell me that story. Well, people are very skeptical about …

Dr. Bell speaks about the Linx procedure

Dr. Bell speaks about the Linx procedure

(gentle uplifting instrumental music) – Hi, I’m Reginald Bell. I’m a surgeon at Swedish Medical Center and I’m here to talk to you about a new procedure that we do to treat Gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD. GERD is something that occurs at all ages …

TIF Procedure helps people living with GERD

TIF Procedure helps people living with GERD

TIF stands for transoral incisionless fundoplication. It’s a new technique that we have– that we use for the treatment of GERD, or gastroesophageal reflux disease. So, in the past, the surgical ways that we would treat GERD would be with actual incisions. The gold standard …

William Chey, MD – Video Profile

>>William D. Chey: We have some — several special programs at the university that I participate in. One is called the Michigan Bower Control Program and this is a program that I’m a codirector of with Dee Fenner and it’s a program that I’m particularly …

Is it OK to take antacids daily to treat acid reflux? – John Randolph Medical Center

Is it OK to take antacids daily to treat acid reflux? – John Randolph Medical Center

Some people require antacids every day, and if they are under the direction of a physician, then that’s acceptable. If someone is taking it on their own, and they’ve been on it for a while they should be evaluated by a gastroenterologist.

Heartburn & Reflux Center Patient Navigation, Testing & Education

Heartburn & Reflux Center Patient Navigation, Testing & Education

(bright instrumental music) – My name is Cathy Adams and I’m the nurse navigator for the Heartburn and Reflux Center of Richmond. My background consists of approximately 15 years of case management experience. After that, I went back to nursing school and I did about …

Device helps relieve GERD and acid reflux problems

Device helps relieve GERD and acid reflux problems

GIGI:MILLIONS OF ADULTS SUFFER FROM SOME FORM OF ACID REFLUX OR HEARBURN EVERY DAY.AND UNTREATED ACID REFLUX CAN LEAD TO ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING CANCERS IN THE COUNTRY — ESOPHOGELA OFTEN TAKING MEDICATIONS TO STOP SYMPTOMS. BUT, A RECENT STUDY, CO- AUTHORED BY A …

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) | FAQ with Dr. Gina Adrales

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) | FAQ with Dr. Gina Adrales

(upbeat music)>>GERD, or gastroesophageal reflux disease, is most often associated with heartburn, so that’s when patients get this burning sensation in the upper part of their stomach or their chest. Some patients will actually feel fluid coming up from their stomach into their chest or …