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The content on Refluxgate is meant for information purposes only. It does NOT replace proper personal advice, examination, diagnosis, and treatment of a qualified doctor. 

Distance diagnosis or therapy advice can not be given in individual cases. The given information and content are only for the general and non-binding assistance of the help seeking. Our information does not replace the visit of a doctor, but it can complement the dialogue between patient and doctor in a meaningful way.

Refluxgate does not do consultations, recommendations or requests for purchase or usage of drugs, other health products, diagnosis or treatment procedures.

Furthermore, we warn about self-medication. The content provided by refluxgate shall not be used for doing the diagnosis by yourself and / or for choosing, using, changing or ending medical treatment, other health products or treatment procedures. Please always seek your doctors or pharmacists advise for those.

The contents of our pages have been created with great care and checked for new developments periodically. However, the medical knowledge is in constant change caused my medical research and developments in the medical practice. Our authors are no medical professionals, but journalists and are taking great care of presenting medical information at the same time correct but also easy to understand for laymen. However, we cannot guarantee the contents’ accuracy, completeness or topicality.


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