The Importance of Acid in Acid Reflux

a 3 minute read – By Dr. Christopher Lepisto Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is the common experience of heartburn, pain and belching when stomach acid sneaks its way uncomfortably up into the esophagus. GERD is a predominantly Western cultural phenomenon, with a full 27.8% of the US population affected and a concerning increase in younger […]