Liquid Nitrogen Treatment Could Prevent Cancer In Acid Reflux SufferersAcid reflux makes life miserable for millions of Americans, and can cause heartburn and potentially worse it can lead to changes in the esophagus that may lead to cancer.
Seen At 11: CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez Finds The 'Reflux Fix'As many as 7 million people in the United States are affected by heartburn, also known as acid reflux and GERD.
Dr. Max Gomez: Acid Blockers May Lead To Other Health ProblemsWhile powerful acid blockers may help your heartburn, they could come with dangerous complications from broken bones to heart problems.
Acid Reflux On The Rise Among KidsAcid reflux is usually considered an adult disease, but it also is now on the rise in children – and often with more severe symptoms.
Dr. Max Gomez: Acid-Blockers Linked To Vitamin Deficiency A potentially serious vitamin deficiency has been linked to acid-blockers that are typically taken for heartburn and acid reflux.
Dr. Max Gomez: A New Weapon In The Fight Against Acid RefluxAcid reflux has been known to cause everything from heartburn and a chronic cough to hoarseness and even cancer.
Health Watch: New Surgery Can Fix Heartburn