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Pills Used to Treat Indigestion and Heartburn May Increase the Risk of Death

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A new study, published in the journal BMJ Open, warns that a certain type of medication commonly used to treat heartburn, ulcers and other gastrointestinal problems may increase the risk of early death if taken for a prolonged period of time. These drugs are known as Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) and are… Read more »