Upper Endoscopy for Diagnosing Heartburn and Reflux
WebMD explains the upper endoscopy -- how the procedure is used to diagnose digestive problems like acid reflux or identify inflammation, ulcers, and tumors.
Complications of Untreated Heartburn and GERD
Learn more from WebMD about the risks and consequences of not treating heartburn or GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease).
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
WebMD offers a comprehensive look at the causes, symptoms, and treatments of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a digestive disorder that can lead to serious complications.
WebMD explains what a low-residue diet is and why a person might go on this diet.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and Depression
Depression and anxiety can aggravate the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome. Find out from WebMD why they often go hand in hand and what can be done about it.
Keeping a Heartburn Log
Tracking your triggers can help manage heartburn effectively and naturally. WebMD provides a log for you to help keep track.
Natural Home Remedies for Heartburn
Can natural and herbal alternatives offer you real heartburn relief? What about lifestyle changes? Learn more from the experts at WebMD.
Crohn's Disease - When To Call a Doctor
Call a health professional immediately if you have been diagnosed with Crohn's disease and you have one or more of the following: fever or shaking chills, lightheadedness, passing out, or rapid heart rate, stools that are almost always bloody, or severe d
Crohn's Disease - Surgery
Surgery may be needed for Crohn's disease if no medication can control your symptoms, you have serious side effects from medications, your symptoms can be controlled only with long-term use of corticosteroids, or you develop certain complications.
Crohn's Disease - Topic Overview
What is Crohn's disease? Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes inflammation or ulceration of the digestive tract.