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Frequent Heartburn May Predict Cancers of the Throat and Vocal Cord, Brown University Study  
5/24/2013 7:48:19 AM

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Frequent heartburn was positively associated with cancers of the throat and vocal cord among nonsmokers and nondrinkers, and the use of antacids, but not prescription medications, had a protective effect, according to data published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

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