GERD is an acronym for GastroEsophageal Reflux Disease (aka severe acid reflux). Millions of people (including children) experience GERD — even when not aware of it. GERD can cause indigestion, coughing and much more. It can exacerbate asthma symptoms, and is a risk factor for more serious issues.Learn More
Popping lots of antacids (like Tums)? Can’t stop coughing? Sinus problems? Sore throat? Problems breathing? Drugs help but a healthy, GERD stopping diet can make a big difference. After months of research and a new diet, we experienced fewer symptoms and created thegerddiet.com to share menus, recipes, information and stories.Learn More
That's right! We're Anne and Elizabeth — fellow (or sister) travelers living with that obnoxious ailment known as GERD — otherwise known as severe acid reflux. Recently, we became inspired to learn as much as possible about GERD and how to naturally lessen its effects through a modified (but delicious) diet.Learn More
The stomach lining is protected from Gastric Acid in a number of ways, but the esophagus has no such protection. So when Gastric Acid refluxes back up the pipe, it really burns! Find out more →
The GERD Nerds want you to have a GERD-free summer vacation. So steer clear of those garden tomatoes and glasses of lemonade and you will have a much better time of it!