Over the past four years, Americans spent an estimated 60 billion dollars on a a drug class to get rid of acid reflux! Does this sound like we are suffering from a problem of epic proportions?
Acid reflux is an extremely common health problem, affecting as many as 50 percent of Americans. Other terms used for this condition are gastroesophageal-reflux disease or peptic-ulcer disease.
A popular drug used to relieve heartburn could contribute to cardiovascular disease and other serious health problems.