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  • Resource Guide for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)/Heartburn

    RESOURCES

    Address:National Office4930 Del Ray AvenueBethesda, MD 20814

    Phone:1-301-654-2055

    Internet Address: http://www.gastro.org

    Description of Services Provided:Approximately 12,000 gastroenterologic physicians and scientists belong to this association. Membership is limited to physicians, researchers, and/or educators whose primary practice, research, and/or teaching involves the functions and disorders of the digestive system.

    RESOURCES

    Address:National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse2 Information WayBethesda, MD 20892-3570

    Email Form: http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/about/contact.htm

    Internet Address: http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov

    Description of Services Provided:The National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC) is an information and referral service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). The website provides information for people with digestive diseases and their families, healthcare professionals, and the general public.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 09/2012
    • Update Date: 00/91/2012
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