The risk of esophageal precancer is highest in chronic #GERD patients with 3 of the following risk factors: age over 50, male, white race, obesity, smoking and a family history of esophageal precancer or cancer.
Talk with your doctor and #CheckYourFoodTube#GERDAwarenessWeek
It's no coincidence that #GERDAwarenessweek is also the week we feast. This is the perfect time to pay attention the often overlooked, but critical food tube that moves treats into your stomach.
Our esophageal expert, Freddy, shares important advice:
What do you mean you've never mentioned your heartburn symptoms to your doctor?! 💔🔥
Heartburn can be a sign of #GERD which can lead to more serious conditions, even cancer. Don't ignore your symptoms, talk to your doctor and #CheckYourFoodTube#GERDAwarenessWeek
Lucid Test Centers launched in Denver, Salt Lake City, and Las Vegas. Patients in these cities with chronic heartburn, who are referred by their primary care physician can now undergo a rapid, non-invasive, office-based test to detect esophageal precancer.
Join us tomorrow at the ECAN virtual event— GERD, Barrett’s Esophagus & Esophageal Cancer: A Path to Save Lives
Dr. Amitabh Chak and Dr. David Poppers will be sharing the latest research and how #EsoGuard is aiding in #EarlyDetection efforts.