Sara Suchy

Sara Suchy

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Sara is a former editor for HealthCentral.

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GERD

Natural Remedies for Heartburn

There are a number of natural remedies for heartburn, from avoiding lying down after eating to using baking soda, tumeric, and ginger.

Food & Nutrition

Why Does Protein Make You Feel Full Faster?

High-protein meals seem to fill people up more quickly. Now we know why.

Friends celebrating the benefits of coffee in a cafe.
Food & Nutrition

The Hidden Benefits of Coffee

Believe it or not, drinking a cup of black coffee each day can protect you from tooth decay and decrease your risk of periodontal disease. In other words: Thank gosh.

Woman suffering from heartburn.
GERD

GERD, Acid Reflux, and Heartburn: Know the Differences

Heartburn, GERD, indigestion, and reflux are all different words to describe similar issues. But there are subtle and important differences.

Digestive Health

Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis is an autoimmune disease that attacks the digestive tract. Symptoms can be managed by diet changes, but most patients need treatment.

Digestive Health

6 Steps to Prepare for a Crohn's Flare

Crohn’s disease and other Inflammatory Bowel Disease flares are almost impossible to predict or prevent. Here are six simple steps to make sure you’re prepared.

Food & Nutrition

What you need to know about omega-3 fatty acids

Fish oil is numbered among one of the more popular health trends. How healthy is it and what can it do for your body?

Alzheimer's Disease

History of Alzheimer’s Disease

All diseases have a history. When did Alzheimer’s disease catch the attention of scientists and doctors? And where is research headed today?