What Is Gurd?

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Many people may be familiar with the term "GERD," but what is GERD? The condition, also known as gastroesophageal reflux disease, usually occurs when there is a problem with the sphincter between the esophagus and the stomach. This can cause symptoms such as heartburn, difficulty or painful swallowing, and chest pain. Common risk factors of GERD include pregnancy, stress, dietary factors, and alcohol use. Treatment for this condition may include diet and lifestyle changes, medications, and surgery.
 
(Click What Is GERD? for a list of other possible symptoms, risk factors for this condition, and various treatment options that are available. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
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