Study: Stomach Acid Not Responsible For Damage To The Esophagus
It has always been thought that in a case of acid reflux, the stomach acid was responsible for the damage in the esophagus. Therefore it was treated with acid-suppressing medications. However, a recent study has shown that esophagus damage can be the result of inflammation caused by proteins called cytokines. This study can be a game changer for acid reflux treatment. More info click here.