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Stuart Akerman, MD Digestive Health Blog

September 22, 2017

GERD, which is otherwise known as Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease, is a disorder of the stomach and esophagus where acid or even non-acid contents reflux backwards from the stomach to the esophagus. The classic symptoms include any or some of the following: - Heartbur...

September 11, 2017

Internal hemorrhoids are an issue that many patients experience, but no one wants to deal with. When they are small they don't really bother you and medications are pretty helpful, but if they grow they may become problematic. It's a sensitive issue that many a...

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