Coping and support

By Mayo Clinic Staff

If you've been diagnosed with Barrett's esophagus, you may worry about your risk of esophageal cancer. The risk of developing cancer is very small. If you experience anxiety, consider:

  • Activities that help you relax, such as exercise or listening to music
  • Healthy lifestyle choices, to ease any GERD symptoms and improve your overall health
Aug. 07, 2014