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How to Consult Online Doctors with HealthTap

Healthtap is a service that lets you talk to doctors over the internet, in the privacy of your home. You can use text chat, audio or video call.I frequently use the service myself and I love it.HealthTap Review: Why Should You Use It?When we decide to make an appointment with a doctor, there are many […]

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9 Symptoms that Show You Have LPR

  LPR causes inflammation in every part of the airways. Usually, the LPR starts to show with one or a few of the symptoms. The longer you let the disease progress, the more additional LPR symptoms you will see. That is why it is so crucial to stop the disease early.   The 11 Telltale […]

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Why Gaviscon Advance is Superior to Regular Gaviscon

  Gaviscon is a medication that relieves reflux. It is important to know that its formula varies from country to country. Many pharmaceutical companies do that for marketing reasons. The Gaviscon available in the US has a different formula than in most other countries. However, the US version is not one I can recommend. The […]

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Why Reflux can Worsen Burning Mouth Syndrome

  Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) is a chronic pain disorder. As the name suggests, most people with BMS have a burning sensation in the mouth. However, other symptoms include a stabbing or scalding pain. The pain usually affects the mouth and tongue. The throat, gums & lips can also be affected.   More People Have […]

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The Supreme Guide to LPR Causes & Treatment

  There are many causes of LPR. Which is why there are many potential solutions as well. Many physicians treat generically – each patient receives the same treatment. If the patient is lucky, that treatment tackles the root cause. If not, the LPR will persist or come back. For a permanent cure, you need the […]

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Review: The Koufman Diet & Dropping Acid Cookbook

  Dr. Jamie Koufman is a, if not THE, pioneer in treating laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR). She has coined the term LPR as well as its synonyms: silent reflux, airway reflux & respiratory reflux. Dr. Koufman’s authority goes back to the books that she published about LPR. There are two versions of the book available. The […]

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How to Diagnose Your LPR by using Restech pH Monitoring

  Most refluxers get pH monitoring done to diagnose their LPR. But most of them have no clue how to interpret the results. At the same time, many patients feel their physician did not take the time to properly explain the results. So it might be helpful for you to know more about how to interpret […]

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