Hernia Community

Hernia occurs when part of an internal organ pushes through an opening in the organ’s wall. There are many types of hernias such as Inguinal Hernia (in the groin), Umbilical Hernia (around the belly button), and Incisional Hernia (through a scar). Discuss topics including prevention, symptoms, causes and surgical treatments for hernias.
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I wanted to know what was the max I can lift before it is considered to heavy if I just had surgery last month for a canalope size h...
I just noticed a "squishy" bump in my naval yesterday. It does not cause me any pain or discomfort. I obviously haven't been to the Dr ...
I had an hernia op in November and I'm getting serious pain for the repair, when I sneeze, cough, laugh stand up fast or lift and the pai...
Hello, i'm a 27 year old male. I've been diagnosed with a hiatal hernia. It is ruining my life to say the least. Waking up everyday feeli...
Does methamphetamine effect a pre existing sports hernia
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