Your Heartburn Medication Could Be Putting You At Greater RiskC Diff, as it is called, kills more than 29,000 Americans each year.
Heartburn Drugs Tied To Increased Risk Of Early Death, Study SaysAt prescription strength, proton-pump inhibitors are associated with a potential 25% increased risk of early death from any cause, suggests new research published Monday in the British Medical Journal Open.
Health: Doctors Warn Frequent Heartburn Could Progress To Something Much WorseIf the condition goes untreated, it can lead to esophageal cancer, a disease, doctors say, that has a low survival rate.
Antacid Recall Makes Heartburn Relief Tough To Find For ManyFor the thousands of area folks who suffer from heartburn, indigestion or acid reflux, finding their favorite over the counter remedy had not been easy.

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