Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Dr. Jorge, author of the best-selling health and cook book, The Acid Reflux Solution, offers advice, information, and even a few recipes to help you live a better life, without sacrificing any of its great pleasures.
Jul 31 2012
Cooking For Charity and Finding Inspiration in Unlikely Places
About a month ago I was approached to participate in a charity raffle. I agreed, seeing as I am not the sort of person to say no to a good cause. I offered to cook meals out of my book, The Acid Reflux Solution,as my auction item. I thought it ...
Jul 26 2012
Healthy Summertime Recipes: Tarragon Chicken Salad
In my last post, I talked about healthy, acid-reducing alternatives to the standard cookout side dishes. Since it is summer and everyone loves a light, tasty salad, I thought I’d share my recipe for tarragon chicken salad with dried cherries, wal...
Jul 24 2012
Summertime Tips: Avoiding Heartburn, Part 2
In my last blog I spoke about the entrée portion of a BBQ, but what about the sides? In many instances these are much more dangerous for your GERD—let’s look at some of the most popular.Foods to Avoid: CornThe funny thing about this “vegetable” ...
Jul 05 2012
4th of July Wednesday/Reflux Thursday
I had been “good” for months, following the advice that I wrote in my best-selling book, The Acid Reflux Solution. But on the fourth of July Wednesday, I had a relapse, so to speak. It just goes to show that we’re all human and sometimes you jus...
Jun 28 2012
Welcome to The Acid Reflux Solution
Hello, my name is Jorge Rodriguez. I am a medical doctor who specializes in internal medicine and digestive diseases. I treat everything from heartburn to heart disease to heartache. I guess you could say that I truly am an internal medicine sp...