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  1. photo GERD and Barrett’s <b>Esophagus</b>GERD and Barrett’s EsophagusTreatment
    consequence of GERD is a condition called Barrett’s Esophagus (BE). Barrett’s Esophagus comes into the picture when acid reflux continually makes contact with the lining of the esophagus. This canRead more
  2. photo Top ways to get rid of acid reflux and heartburnTop ways to get rid of acid reflux and heartburnNews
    . For example, repeated episodes of acid reflux can lead to irritation of the esophagus and, eventually, make a person susceptible to cancer. Fortunately, there are different lifestyle and dietary changesRead more
  3. photo This Kind of Cancer Develops Very Fast, And Many People Think That it is Just Acid RefluxThis Kind of Cancer Develops Very Fast, And Many People Think That it is Just Acid RefluxTreatment
    is used to examine the esophagus and gastrointestinal tract. Moreover, esophageal cancer appears 4 times more often in men than in women. The results of the examination showed that he suffered fromRead more
  4. photo Alternative Answers for Heartburn ReliefAlternative Answers for Heartburn ReliefTreatment
    Heartburn occurs when a muscular valve, called the lower espophageal sphincter functions improperly, which allows stomach acid to back up into the esophagus. This tube, which leads fromRead more
  5. photo Heartburn Help: Top 20 TipsHeartburn Help: Top 20 TipsTreatment
    Heartburn occurs when a muscular valve, called the lower espophageal sphincter functions improperly, which allows stomach acid to back up into the esophagus. This tube, which leads fromRead more
  6. photo 3 natural remedies that eliminate bad breath3 natural remedies that eliminate bad breathNews
    into the esophagus. That back flow of food in the esophagus can cause bad breath.Peppermint Peppermint is a very effective natural remedy for bad breath. Peppermint's natural anti-microbial, anti-bacterial, and antiRead more
  7. photo Six natural ways to combat heartburnSix natural ways to combat heartburnNews
    digested food or liquids, move into the throat and esophagus of a person, causing irritation.More than 60 million people in America alone complain of having symptoms of heartburn at least once per weekRead more
  8. photo The lucky 12 solutions to acid refluxThe lucky 12 solutions to acid refluxNews
    esophagus. This leads to irritation, scarring and inflammation. Over time, it can even narrow the circumference of the esophagus, which can increase your odds for developing esophageal cancer. People whoRead more
  9. photo The REAL Reason You Suffer From Acid Reflux (And What You Can Do About It)The REAL Reason You Suffer From Acid Reflux (And What You Can Do About It)Treatment
    or it is left open for too long. As a result, the acid that is produced in your stomach pushes up through the stomach and moves up into the esophagus. The result? – That burning, gnawing, agonizingRead more
  10. photo 21 Health Tricks To Teach Your Body21 Health Tricks To Teach Your BodyTreatment
    explained that the patients who sleep on their left side are less likely to suffer from acid reflux when compared to those who sleep on their right side. Need an explanation? The esophagus and stomach connectRead more

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Esophagus

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The esophagus (American English) or oesophagus (British English), commonly known as the foodpipe or gullet, is an organ in vertebrates which consists of a fibromuscular tube through which food passes, aided by peristaltic contractions, from the pharynx to the stomach. In humans, the esophagus is usually 18–25 centimeters (cm) long. During swallowing the epiglottis tilts backwards to prevent...More