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Do You Know How to Prevent Heartburn?
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Making diet and lifestyle changes is the most important first step in preventing episodes of heartburn. You can create your heartburn-safe diet, and make the necessary lifestyle changes. Your doctor may suggest taking an antacid, another type of over-the-counter remedy, or prescribe prescription medications. However, dietary and lifestyle changes are the important first step. Surgery is usually only performed when all other treatment options fail.

Source:

"Heartburn Or Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)." The American College of Gastroenterology, n.d. <http://www.acg.gi.org/patients/women/whatisgerd.asp>.

"The Word on GERD -- Straight Answers to Your Questions about Heartburn & GERD." The American College of Gastroenterology, n.d. <http://www.acg.gi.org/patients/gerd/straight.asp>.

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