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A look at Magnetic Bracelets for Heartburn Remedy



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Today there is a variety of magnetic bracelets to choose from, and these bracelets are used as natural remedies for many different ailments and illnesses. One such bracelet is called the Linx Device. This is a medical device which is fitted by a specialist by performing a surgical procedure. This bracelet is a specially designed magnetic bracelet that is used for treating heartburn and GERD. It is very flexible and it is made from interlinking titanium beads which contain a very small magnet.

This magnetic bracelet works by supporting the lower esophageal sphincter. A special surgeon will implant the device around the lower part of the esophagus. The type of surgery that will be performed to apply this unique device is called keyhole surgery. Once this special bracelet is fitted, the bracelet works by the magnets pulling together and preventing the acid from leaking out of the stomach into the esophagus. This is what will prevent heartburn from happening.

This magnetic bracelet easily opens up when swallowing occurs. The bracelet does not hinder belching or vomiting. This magnetic bracelet is manufactured in the United States. The special surgery that is required to apply the bracelet only takes one hour to perform. The recovery period from the surgery is very short. Patients can resume normal daily activities within one week. Many of them often return to their normal diets the very next day.

If you are one of the millions of Americans who suffer from heartburn or GERD, then this unique magnetic bracelet may greatly benefit you. Your doctor can provide you with more information about this new medical device that makes eating your food enjoyable. Magnetic bracelets are a natural alternative to medications as well. Your doctor will help you decide which will be the best treatment for your heartburn. The type of surgery and the magnetic bracelet is often covered by many different health insurance plans. You can check to see if your plan will cover the costs of the procedure and the device.

More and more people are turning to natural remedies to treat health problems. Once the bracelet is applied, you surely will save a lot of money on medication for treating heartburn because you will not need them any longer. The Linx has helped many people to greatly improve their health and diets. You will not have to suffer with heartburn or GERD once you decide to have this treatment.

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