Lifestyle Modifications for Reflux: 10 Simple Tips

1/8/18 1:48 PM / by Kathy Bach posted in Reflux, Diet & Lifestyle


Your doctor will always be the best resource for strategies to tackle reflux. Have your symptoms been evaluated by a professional? Use our physician finder to locate a Restech provider near you. 

In the meantime, here are some simple dietary and lifestyle modifications for reflux that can make a world of difference. 

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Diagnosing extraesophageal symptoms: which method of pH monitoring is best?

12/1/17 10:55 AM / by Kathy Bach posted in 2017, pH monitoring, ENT, GI, Reflux diagnosis, GERD, LPR



Restech’s pH system was the highlight of new research presented by Dr. Ezra Teitelbaum at the 2017 American College of Surgeons’session on Novel Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Techniques for Esophageal Dysmotility and Reflux Disease. Dr. Teitelbaum (Assistant Professor of Surgery and Medical Education at Northwestern University) collaborated with Dr. Steven DeMeester (President and Executive Director of the Foundation for Research and Education in Esophageal and Foregut Disorders) on a study comparing the results of different pH monitoring tests in patients off antisecretory medications.  

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Restech's NEW pH software!

8/1/17 3:16 PM / by Bree Gorman, MPH posted in Laryngopharyngeal reflux, product updates, pH testing, pH software


Are you using our NEW software yet? 

Restech's new DataView software has a highly intuitive interface, saving you time while providing a precise and accurate reflux diagnosis. It is easy to use with its automatic calculations and color bands across the 5.0, 5.5, 6.0 & 6.5 pH thresholds.

Book your FREE upgrade appointment today!

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Top 5 Reasons to Add Pharyngeal pH Testing to Your Practice

8/1/17 11:49 AM / by Bree Gorman, MPH posted in Laryngopharyngeal reflux, Patient compliance, pH software, pH testing




Empiric treatment with medication has long been the standard diagnostic tool for extraesophageal reflux. Presently, this approach is being challenged by new studies that suggest potential damage resulting from anti-reflux drugs. It is further complicated by a placebo effect mitigating symptoms while damaging acid persists. Given the multifactorial nature of laryngopharyngeal reflux, symptoms are not a reliable indication of how well reflux is being controlled.

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The Restech Blog

Reflux Diagnosed. Reflux Treated.

Our blog articles aim to answer your questions about diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to reflux disease. Restech's pH system provides real-time pH data to help physicians develop the most targeted reflux treatment plan possible. Our new Stretta therapy is an effective alternative to anti-reflux surgery or implanted devices. It has been shown to reduce dependency on PPIs and improve reflux-related quality of life. 


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