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GORD (reflux)

Trusted information on GORD (gastro-oesophageal reflux disease), also known as reflux, including what it is, causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments.

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What causes GORD (reflux)?

Most cases of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) are caused by a problem with the lower oesophageal sphincter (LOS). Find out the causes of GORD.

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GORD and diet

Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is a common digestive problem, and diet and nutrition play an important part in its management.

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Complications of GORD (reflux)

Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is normally a fairly straightforward condition however for some, GORD can eventually lead to complications. Learn about complications of GORD.

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GORD treatment

There are a number of treatments for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) that aim to provide relief and help to manage it. Find out about treatments for GORD.

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GORD symptoms

The most common symptom of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is heartburn. Other symptoms include regurgitation. Find out about GORD symptoms.

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Living with GORD

Information on living with GORD on this page, plus links to trusted resources.

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GORD diagnosis

Information on tests and procedures to diagnose GORD and links to trusted resources.

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Oesophageal cancer

Oesophageal cancer is a rare type of cancer that grows in your oesophagus, the tube that leads from the throat to the stomach. Find out more about oesophageal cancer symptoms, diagnosis and treatments.

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Heartburn (indigestion)

Heartburn is a feeling of burning pain or discomfort in the chest. Find out about the triggers for heartburn and what you can do to reduce your risk.

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