Heartburn Topic Guide
Heartburn: Heartburn is a symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Heartburn symptoms include a burning feeling in the chest, hoarseness, chronic cough, sore throat, and more. Treatment for heartburn include lifestyle changes, over-the-counter medication, prescription medication, and if necessary, surgery.
Hiatal Hernia Hiatal hernia is a condition in which the upper portion of the stomach protrudes into the chest cavity through an opening of the diaphragm called the esophageal hiatus.
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