ANONYMOUS’S PERSONAL STORY

I’m 21yr old and I was facing acid reflux symptoms from past 2 yrs. It usually consists of chest pain and sometimes heartburn. One day I was eating something spicy in late afternoon and suddenly my chest started paining now at that time I thought it was a regular acid reflux so I applied an […]

BOB’S PERSONAL STORY

Been struggling with gerd for years . Trying everything out there nothing helping . Thinking about surgery . Want this crap to be gone.

CHRISTINA’S PERSONAL STORY

Hi guysJust wanted to share, I don’t know how I found this page but everyone’s stories seem to be really sad and full of worry. I had Covid in January and was randomly diagnosed this in out of hours GP after still having chest pain (which I thought was due to virus)Never had acid reflux […]

ENGY’S PERSONAL STORY

I’m a 22 year old college student from MN. Born in Egypt, raised in the US. I got diagnosed with IBS – Constipation & GERD when I was 15. I got Post – Infectious IBS from when I traveled back to my home country then. I ate at a restaurant over there & I ended […]

COLLEEN’S PERSONAL STORY

I have always had periods of having heartburn and would usually turn to tums to deal, but didn’t think it was an issue. But last fall I started noticing that I sometimes had trouble swallowing, sometimes it felt like food was stuck on the way down. And some nights I would wake up with acid […]

ZOE’S PERSONAL STORY

Hi, I’ve had a wild ride with GERD and I’m still struggling, but things are getting better, or maybe I’m being too optimistic. It started in 2017 with a case of food poisoning and that seemed to set something off in my stomach and I’ve struggled since. My GERD along with my anxiety contributed to […]

SARAH’S PERSONAL STORY

Hello, Reading the experiences is so heartbreaking. I want to share what has helped me. For 2 yrs now I have had so many scary symptoms from reflux and wasnt sure what it was. I was convinced I would die at times. i went to 3 Dr’s and the ER. They all said this will […]

YASSINE YAZZAN’S PERSONAL STORY

I was diagnosed with GERD grade B before 3 moths, i thought this will not last too long, as my doctor was reacting too cold toward it, but since that ,i have not had a normal day anymore, i wasn’t aware which food I’m supposed to eat, and which are the ones i should avoid, […]

MARK’S PERSONAL STORY

I’ve had indigestion issues all my life but at age 35 I began taking PPI’s which eliminated any need for antacids and I could eat/drink anything without concern. Two years ago, age 58, I woke up with the taste of acid in my mouth which I had never experienced. I went to see a Gastro […]

LARN MARNI’S PERSONAL STORY

I started getting problems with reflux in 2014, I would get the usual heart burn after eating certain types of acid forming foods which became frequent, i used to drink alcohol and spicy foods. the problem progressed to central/upper chest pain which I first thought was a heart attack. The doctor prescribed 20mg Omeprezol (PPI) […]

BRANDON’S PERSONAL STORY

This is my successul experience how to treat my Gerd (not cure).  I have Gerd since i was 30 (now im 38). I am now no longer raking PPI or H2 blocker but acid reducer (2 or 3 days a month).  how do I treat my Gerd without medicine ? I would go straight to […]

JEANNE’S PERSONAL STORY

Hi, I’m 65 years old. I’m active, we own horses and camp and trail ride. I’m a little overweight. I have been suffering 10 years with reflux. I have had every test. Shows nothing. I take 20 mg Nexium. Nothing is helping. I have constant burning in my throat, throat clearing, sore throat. At this […]