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Myth - GERD causes complications only in the esophagus

KDAH

Heartburn is the most well-known symptom of GERD. Medical experts suggest that GERD may develop or aggravate asthma and also increase the risk of heart disease, with symptoms such as irregular heartbeats, plaque build-up in the arteries of the heart, and reduced blood supply to the heart. #GERDAwarenessWeek