Do you experience heartburn from time to time? I’ve come across many patients who assume that just because they have heartburn, they have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Relax — that is not true. While heartburn is a symptom of GERD, it is not the only symptom, nor is it always necessary to experience heartburn to be diagnosed with GERD.
In this article, I will discuss some of the myths surrounding GERD and give some tips on how to manage this condition better, including altering your sleeping position.Continue reading