ANDANI’S PERSONAL STORY

I was diagnosed with gerd 4 moths ago I always feel like the is air trapped on my throat it makes my throat feel tight and sometimes burning. Is not a good feeling at all I can’t breath properly and I’m always burping so that I can relieve my self the only thing that makes […]

SAMANTHA’S PERSONAL STORY

It all started when I was 7 weeks pregnant, the heartburn, the fast heartbeat like pounding drum that I even could hear it in my ears. I put it down to being pregnant, I suffered throughout my pregnancy and lost alot of weight because I just couldn’t stand to eat anything because it would repeat […]

EVA’S PERSONAL STORY

It all started when I was 16. I was playing with my cousin when suddenly I felt like I’m having a heart attack. It really stressed me out because I thought that I had heart attack symptoms. I then visited a cardiologist but he said that it’s just gastritis. He did not say anything about […]

THOMAS’S PERSONAL STORY

I’m in my late 60s and use to boast of my cast iron stomach but never abused with extra spicy foods. I had minor episodes of heartburn from time to time but chewing on Tums got me through any discomfort. That all changed about 45 days ago after a really uncomfortable bout of vomiting I’m […]

CHARLOTTE’S PERSONAL STORY

My first episode with GERD was in 2009. My pcp prescribed PPI also use Gaviscon. Tried two different PPI and never relieved symptoms. My pcp as last resort prescribed Reglan. Short term approximately for a month. Relief finallyI developed GERD again in 2017 after non stemi MI. Stent placed. Prescribed Protonix, Plavix and 81mg of […]

ALLISON’S PERSONAL STORY

I have severe regurgitation. I had to get an endoscopy done last year and I found out I have an open valve in my chest which means my food doesn’t digest properly and I’m stuck with throwing it back up everytime I eat/drink. It was manageable for my whole life. It became my normal. But […]

ANDANI’S STORY

I was diagnosed with gerd 4 moths ago I always feel like the is air trapped on my throat it makes my throat feel tight and sometimes burning. Is not a good feeling at all I can’t breath properly and I’m always burping so that I can relieve my self the only thing that makes […]

DANIELLE’S PERSONAL STORY

Hi. My name is Danielle. A little over a year ago I started working at a full time job shortly after finishing grad school. I was very excited to start my adult life! Very soon however, I began developing bad headaches and shoulder pain at work. I was taking OTC pain relievers regularly just to […]

ANGELA’S PERSONAL STORY

Just wondering if anyone else has experienced what I have. I was completely normal. I would maybe every now and then have mild heartburn at night but it was usually drinking related. Once I got pregnant in my 30’s that’s when it got bad. Heart burn and acid reflux I thought were just a pregnancy […]

DAN’S PERSONAL STORY

I wanted to share my story and offer hope for individuals who are suffering from IBS, Crohn’s, Colitis, Acid Reflux, or any other digestive issues. I was born with gut issues in 1970. The problems started when I was 4 when I would experience severe stomach pains in my lower right quadrant that lasted for […]

THEA’S PERSONAL STORY

I was in highschool since my acid reflux started. It makes me sad that i couldnt eat foods that i want. Then one day i have experience stomachache, hearburns and i feel like something is stuck in my throat. I couldnt eat properly,I am really suffering with this kind of illness. I went to the […]

WALTER’S PERSONAL STORY

Im 38yrs old Way back in 2014, I was assigned to work far from my place (bigger paycheck d:-). I was so stressed with work and miss meals (dinner) many times due to long hours in the office, I quit the job and return to my place and experienced chest pain, nausea and generally feeling […]