A hernia is when part of the body pushes into an area it doesn’t belong. Because there are a lot of places in the body (um, everywhere!) where this can happen, there are a lot of different types of hernias. Hiatal Hernia A hiatal hernia occurs when the stomach bulges up into the chest through… Continue Reading »

Getting back into the groove of your normal life is one of your top priorities after hernia surgery—but first thing’s first: you need to rest. While often considered a more routine procedure, hernia surgery is still surgery—so go easy on yourself. Hernia Surgery Recovery If you experience any of the following during your hernia surgery… Continue Reading »

Chances are that if you’re reading this blog post, you’re in a lot of pain from a hernia in your inner groin, also known as an inguinal hernia, and you’re researching some of the treatment options available to you. As always, it’s recommended that you make an appointment with your doctor immediately. He or she… Continue Reading »