1. Health
Send to a Friend via Email
How many people are afflicted with GERD?
More than 60 million American adults experience acid reflux and heartburn at least once a month, and about 25 million adults suffer daily from heartburn and experience severe refluxes. They are diagnosed with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease.
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.
See More About

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.

We comply with the HONcode standard
for trustworthy health
information: verify here.