Gastritis: Could It Be the Cause of Your Bad Bellyache?

Ever experience intense stomach pain that stops you in your tracks? It might be gastritis. You probably feel like you’re at death’s door, but know that the pain will pass. Here’s what you need to know about what may be the worst bellyache in the world — including how to manage it.

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Is Your Acid Reflux Really Achalasia?

Heartburn is a symptom of both acid reflux and the rare disease achalasia. Knowing which condition you have is important because the treatments are different — and getting the right one is vital to your long-term health.

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