Heartburn Quiz

Heartburn Quiz

Acid reflux, commonly known as heartburn, occurs when the stomach contents reflux, or back up, into the esophagus — the tube that extends from the mouth to the stomach — and sometimes into the mouth… Read More

Stomach Ulcers: Types and Symptoms

Stomach Ulcers: Types and Symptoms

Many symptoms can accompany stomach ulcers, painful open sores in the small intestine or inner stomach lining. There are a few types of stomach ulcer. Read More

Stomach Ulcers: Tests and Diagnosis

Stomach Ulcers: Tests and Diagnosis

Diagnosing stomach ulcers can depend on the severity and symptoms that accompany the ulcer. There are several tests that can help make a diagnosis. Read More

Stomach Ulcers: Living and Managing

Stomach Ulcers: Living and Managing

Different treatments exist for stomach ulcers, painful sores that develop when acid from the digestive tract erodes the small intestine’s interior surface. Read More