Tieraona Low Dog, M.D. discusses the increasing incidence of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, GERD. This in-depth webinar takes a closer look at causes, symptoms, complications, and medications that are commonly used to treat the condition, with a focus on Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs). Many patients who rely on PPIs are not aware of the consequences often associated with their long-term use. Dr. Low Dog offers an evidence-based, integrative approach for the management of GERD.
GERD Management Webinar
- Learn the prevalence of GERD, its common causes and the three medication classes commonly used to treat the condition.
- Examine the potential consequences of long-term PPI use such as nutrient depletions, increased risk of fracture, pneumonia and C. difficile.
- Explore dietary triggers, lifestyle modification techniques and dietary supplements and botanical medicines that help manage GERD.