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(NAPSA)—For some people with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), the TIF® procedure may be the answer. Patients typically return to work in less than one week. To learn more and to find a physician who can help you, visit www.GERDhelp.com.

Harvest Stone® crackers are packed with the perfect combination of organic whole grains and seeds, giving them incredible taste and a distinguished texture that pairs perfectly with customers’ high standards. A store locator is at www.harveststone.com.

Because many outdoor home improvement projects involve digging, confirm that the contractor will follow the practice of calling 811 at least 48 hours before breaking ground. For further advice about safe digging practices and what types of home projects require a call to 811, visit www.columbiagas ohio.com/811.

The FDA recently approved the MiniMed 670G, Medtronic’s new insulin pump. It’s a hybrid closed-loop system that’s more predictive than earlier pumps. That means users can have peace of mind during the day and especially while they’re asleep. Learn more at www.medtronicdiabetes.com/products/minimed-670g-insulin-pump-system.

When painting your home, remember, colors in the store often look different at home because of different light. Get a few samples and try them out, advises Chris Stigliano, merchandising director at Lowe’s.

For millions of smartphone users, there’s a more affordable alternative to traditional wireless plans and services called TextNow. It lets you send messages and make calls on your computer or tablet, then access them from your phone. Learn more at www.textnow.com.

Dan Konzen, Phoenix Campus chair for the College of Information Systems and Technology at University of Phoenix, suggests job seekers consider how social media profiles look to hiring managers, know what information is available online and be mindful of what they post.

Proper planning can help college graduates leave school more easily. For example, the experts at Penske Truck Rental say most students will need a 12- or 16-foot truck to pack up all their stuff. For further tips, go to www.PenskeTruckRental.com or call (800) GO-PENSKE.

Whether you’re a Billy Idol “White Wedding” and apple-bobbing bride or an “Ave Maria” and bouquet-tossing bride, there’s a member of Professional Photographers of America itching to get creative with your wedding photos. To find a photographer that suits your nuptials, go to FindAPhotographer.com/RockNWedding.