Heartburn

Self-Care of Heartburn

Approximately 44% of adults experience heartburn at least monthly, 18% experience heartburn at least twice weekly, and 7% suffer heartburn daily. Heartburn is an uncomfortable feeling that thousands of people experience. It is usually trivial but can be…

Nonprescription Medications for Heartburn

Medications remain the cornerstone of the effort to prevent or ameliorate heartburn when lifestyle modifications are ineffective. In a survey, only 55% of males and 66% of females with heartburn requested assistance from a physician. Over 75% of…