Have you recently been diagnosed with an ulcer, or think you might have one? If so, stop blaming your spicy food and stress. Chances are, it was caused by H. pylori. Although doctors used to think that spicy food, acid, and stress were the major causes of ulcers; we now know that nine out of ten cases are caused by H. pylori.

Dr. Lilly Tran, Gastroenterologist at Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgery Associates explains how she detects and treats patients with H. pylori.