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Approximately one in three people will be affected by heartburn each month. This common condition occurs when the acidic contents of the stomach go back up, or reflux, into the esophagus. The most common heartburn symptom is pain or discomfort that starts in the middle of the chest and can move up the throat. Possible treatment options include medications and lifestyle changes.
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