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What foods should you avoid if you have heartburn, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), or Barrett's esophagus?

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What's on your plate can impact heartburn, GERD, and Barrett's esophagus. Eating certain foods, including onions, peppermint, and high-fat foods, as well as drinking alcohol, can lead to the burning sensation commonly called heartburn.

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