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  • NASPGHAN North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • NASPGHAN Foundation North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Foundation
  • APGNN The Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses
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Gastroesophageal Reflux - Parent Take Home Guide

Gastroesophageal reflux or GERD is when the contents of the stomach return to the esophagus (food tube) after eating. This happens to almost everyone occasionally, but it can cause problems if it happens frequently. To learn more about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of Gastro esophageal reflux or GERD in children, download the GIKids Parent Take Home Guide on GERD.

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The North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

NASPGHAN Foundation

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse(NDDIC)

American College of Gastroenterology

Mayo Clinic

American Gastroenterology Association

Support Organizations for Patients 

Pediatric/Adolescent Gastroesophageal Reflux Association

Organizations for Patients 

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders

IMPORTANT REMINDER: This information from the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) is intended only to provide general information and not as a definitive basis for diagnosis or treatment in any particular case. It is very important that you consult your doctor about your specific condition.