From the Back Cover
Learn to: Make delicious meals that are easy on your system Treat the causes and get relief Simplify grocery shopping and decipher nutrition labels Make simple substitutes for forbidden foods Put an end to acid refluxand take your life back Want to get rid of GERD for good? Whether youve tried every treatment available or are hoping to avoid prescription medication, Acid Reflux Diet Cookbook For Dummies outlines the lifestyle and diet modifications that prevent symptoms from occurring, as well as explanations of the condition and how and why these modifications help. Know your triggers keep track of what you eat, grasp how certain foods cause your reflux to flare, and make life–changing alterations to your diet Get on the road to a reflux–free lifestyle find the latest information on acid reflux, understand what it is and why its bad, and discover how you can revamp your diet and lifestyle to beat it Acid Reflux 101 understand how your digestive process works, identify what causes acid reflux, and find out how acid reflux is diagnosed Any way you slice it find trusted and compassionate guidance on surgical procedures that treat acid reflux Make special considerations handle reflux when youre pregnant, help your child cope with acid reflux, and successfully manage reflux as you age Open the book and find: More than 70 healthful, tasty, reflux–friendly recipes Savvy tips on navigating the supermarket and eating out How and why acid reflux begins The diet and lifestyle changes that can bring you long–lasting relief Complications associated with acid reflux Ten simple ways to change your eating habits How changing your sleeping position can offer instant results
About the Author
Patricia Raymond, MD, FACG, is one of the most respected voices in patient education on digestive health, including acid reflux. Michelle Beaver has served as editor–in–chief or associate editor for magazines that serve surgeons, endoscopic nurses, nephrologists, and primary–care physicians.