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Acid reflux? Try going vegetarian

November 10, 2017
a plate of Mediterranean food - wrap and a cup of soup   A new study looked at close to 200 patients at one medical center who had been diagnosed with laryngopharyngeal reflux. It’s a condition where stomach acids habitually back up into the throat, and it’s distinct from the much better-known gastroesophageal reflux disease—or what most people call heartburn. People with laryngopharyngeal reflux usually don’t have heartburn, explained Dr. Craig Zalvan, the lead researcher on the new study.

NYMC Faculty: Craig H. Zalvan, M.D., associate professor of clinical otolaryngology
Source: Health Beat