GORD, GERD, NERD, EER and LPR… there are so many acronyms and buzzwords related to symptoms of reflux, such as heartburn, silent reflux, nausea, ‘wet burps’, coughs and throat clearing, that it’s a little confusing to know what they all mean. Here we’ll take a look at...
Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are the most commonly prescribed medication for reflux symptoms, such as heartburn and indigestion. PPIs include esomeprazole (Nexium), lansoprazole (Zoton), omeprazole (Losec), pantoprazole (Protium) and rabeprazole (Pariet). PPIs reduce...
Peptest has been used to help identify airways reflux in a range of pulmonary diseases, according to research published in The Clinical Respiratory Journal. The Peptest diagnostic test detects pepsin in expectorated saliva and is established as a quick and easy...
People who suffer from reflux symptoms at night, including heartburn, breathing difficulties and indigestion, will often struggle to get a decent night’s sleep. If you’re waking frequently and struggling with tiredness in the morning, there are some simple tips...
Peptest has been used to identify a link between gastric reflux and flare-ups in patients with serious lung disease. In a new study, Peptest identified the presence of the enzyme pepsin in the saliva of two-thirds of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
Peptest is a rapid, accurate, painless and inexpensive saliva test that tells you conclusively if you are suffering from reflux disease. Saliva samples can be collected by patients at home in sample tubes, which contain citric acid as a preservative, and can be posted...
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visted in an anonymous form.
The cookie is set by ShareThis. The cookie is used for site analytics to determine the pages visited, the amount of time spent, etc.
Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.
The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.
1 year 24 days
Used by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.
This cookie is used to a profile based on user's interest and display personalized ads to the users.
This cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.
5 months 27 days
This cookie is set by Youtube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website.
This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.