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Is it just heartburn? Hunger pangs? Bad food? Or are you bleeding on the inside? Don't ignore the symptoms: ulcers can be a serious problem. Find out how to prevent, identify, and treat them. For additional health information, please talk to your Costco Pharmacist.


Peptic Ulcer Disease

Peptic ulcer disease (also known as PUD) is a very common medical condition - but there are also many common mistaken ideas about it. Find out the facts about peptic ulcers, whether you are at risk for them, self-management techniques you can use, and when you should seek medical attention.

Starting the fire: causes of PUD

What gives you ulcers? more...

Putting out the fire: managing PUD

Lifestyle changes can make it easier to manage your peptic ulcer disease. more...

A burning sensation: ulcers

Learn about the types and symptoms of ulcers. more...

Five-alarm blaze: when PUD is an emergency

Don't wait too long and let your ulcers get out of hand. Know when you should see your doctor or health care professional. more...


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