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Q&A: What's wrong with antacids?

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Q: My wife says I take too many antacids and it's not good for me. Is there really a problem with taking them? -- Scott M., Maitland, Fla. A: Heartburn is no fun, and sometimes you need to get your hands on a fire extinguisher ASAP. But if you're taking over-the-counter heartburn meds for more than a few weeks in a row, you're treating your symptoms instead of your problem. There are three...

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