Healthy Living: Constant Reflux, Constant Damage
If stomach acid flows up into the esophagus, it can create all kinds of tissue damage.
About 60 percent of Americans experience these reflux issues once in a while.
But over time, 20 percent will end up experiencing it on a weekly basis.
This is known as GERD, and if left untreated it can possibly lead to a fast-growing esophageal cancer.
In Healthy Living, Whitney Amann shares some ways on how to prevent reflux from the start.