Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is a common condition where the stomach acid leaks out of the stomach and into the oesophagus. It is estimated that one in five people will experience at least one episode of GORD a week, and that 1 in 10 people experience symptoms of GORD on a daily basis. GORD can affect people of all ages, including children.
Common symptoms of GORD include:
Known risk factors for GORD include:
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