It will be easier to make lifestyle changes if your family
understands the reasons for the changes. Take a friend or family member to the
appointment with you, and discuss diet and sleeping habits with your
Remember to take your
heartburn symptom record(What is a PDF document?) to your doctor visit. Be sure to note any lifestyle changes
you have made or nonprescription medicines you use.
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