Reflux Awareness Week Free Online Event

Suffering from acid reflux? How to beat the symptoms

Did you know?  There are over 65 Million people in the UK and it is estimated that over 1 in 10 people suffer from Reflux Disease.  Reflux disease can have a terrible impact on a patients quality of life affecting many aspects of their everyday functioning.  For many people, this can be managed effectively with lifestyle changes and/or medication prescribed by their GP such as omeprazole, lansoprazole and esomeprazole (as well as others).  However there are over 2 million people in the UK who do not respond effectively to this treatment and for these people, there are other options they can consider to treat their disease.  Click on the following links to find out more.

https://www.opa.org.uk/ 

OPA Fundoplication leaflet

OPA Reflux Disease Booklet

https://refluxuk.com/

www.linxforlife.co.uk

Eligibility & symptom checker - https://refluxuk.com/symptoms-and-diagnosis/eligibility-symptom-checker/

Free online event: suffering from acid reflux?

Date: Tuesday 24 November 2020

Join us at the free online event where three consultants will be giving expert advice on acid reflux. They will be discussing causes and treatment options, as well as answering any questions you may have.

Agenda

6pm - 6.45pm: Suffering from acid reflux? How to beat the symptoms

6.45pm - 7.30pm: Q&A

Consultants:

  • Dr Joe Geraghty, Consultant Gastroenterologist
  • Mr Paul Goldsmith, Consultant General Surgeon
  • Mr Navin Mani, Consultant ENT Surgeon

How to book

Spaces are limited, reserve your place today!

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/free-online-event-suffering-from-acid-reflux-tickets-115727531161

Zoom

The event will be hosted via Zoom. You will be sent an event link to access the event when you register for the event.

Zoom is a video conferencing service for hosting live virtual meetings. Zoom can be used from a computer, mobile or tablet. You don’t need a Zoom account to attend a virtual patient event.

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If you have any queries, feel free to get in touch: ManchesterEvents@spirehealthcare.com or call 0161 447 6703.

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