Bryan Health Report: Heartburn Treatment-6/1/2014 - News, Weather and Sports for Lincoln, NE; KLKNTV.com

Bryan Health Report: Heartburn Treatment-6/1/2014

Heartburn. It's a common problem among many Americans...and it could lead to cancer.  Bryan Health doctors say about 20 percent of Americans have heart burn regularly...one in five of those people can develop a pre cancerous condition.  

So what can you do?  Doctors say treatment doesn't just have to come from a pharmacy."  Some of the things that we work on in people that they're having trouble with regular heart burn are to avoid big meals,especially not eat before bedtime, lose some weight, and those are the key features."

If you're experiencing heart burn regularly and you're over the age of 50...Bryan Health says to see your doctor right away and ask to get checked for any pre cancercous conditions.
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