Is It Heartburn or Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)?
WebMD helps you recognize the difference between heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, a condition that raises the risk of developing cancer of the esophagus.
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.
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.
Barrett's Esophagus: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments
Learn more from WebMD about Barrett's esophagus, including symptoms, causes, and treatments.
WebMD explains how to recognize and treat hiatal hernias.
9 Tips for Smooth Digestion
Want a "recipe" for smoother digestion? Try these nine tips. They'll help you prevent symptoms such as bloating, belching, or burning.
How to Know if You Have Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Learn what tests you can take to find out if you have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Why Can’t I Poop?
Can’t go? You’re not alone. Over 42 million Americans have bowel movements less than three times a week.
Diagnosing Crohn's Disease
WebMD explains the steps for diagnosing Crohn's disease, including physical exams, blood work, and lab tests.
Diarrhea and the Stomach Flu
The stomach flu brings on some nasty symptoms, including vomiting and diarrhea. Learn more from WebMD about avoiding the viruses that cause it and treating symptoms if you or your child already have it.