An umbilical hernia in adults sounds like someone forgot to do something at the hospital before your proud mom and pop took you home when you were just a day or two old. Such is not the case for an umbilical hernia has less to do with your birth date and usually more to do [...]
Health Articles About Hernia
If you have hiatal hernia pain, one of the most uncomfortable times of the day will most likely be right after you eat. Part of your stomach is somewhere it does not belong, so it makes sense that discomfort follows utilization of the stomach and esophagus. Many people get heartburn after eating, even people who [...]
Hernias are loosely defined as body parts that end up where they shouldn’t be. In the case of hiatal hernias, the offending body part would be your stomach as it pokes its upper portion out through a hole in your diaphragm as if to take a look around. Hernias are easily treated with home care,
Think you might have a hiatal hernia? You are not alone. As people age and reach their golden years over half of them will develop a hiatal hernia. Googling your potential condition leaves you with more questions than answers unless you happen to know that the esophageal hiatus is an opening in the diaphragm, which [...]
Pediatric hernia is a protrusion of tissues and organs through an abnormal opening in the muscle wall caused by various in nature factors. Most underlying causes for pediatric hernia are congenital; babies are born with different types of hernias like abdominal, hiatal, inguinal and others mostly due to prematurity and underdeveloped muscle walls.
Hiatal (hiatus) hernia is a medical condition when a section of the stomach protrudes, or simply sticks out, through the diaphragm wall opening. This oftentimes causes the stomach acids to be pushed back into the esophagus resulting in acid indigestion. Hiatal hernia diet is essential in managing this major health condition with its unpleasant symptoms [...]