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An acquired umbilical hernia can result from increased intra-abdominal pressure caused by obesity, heavy lifting, a long history of coughing, or multiple pregnancies.  
That depends on the type and size of hernia you're describing.  Most hernias represent a compromising of the strength of the abdominal wall.  With an impending pregnancy and the accompanying...
into the scrotum (depending upon the hernia type).  Umbilical hernias are typically a lump around the belly button... Hernias can be thought of as essentially internal organs in the wrong place.  For instance...
All About Pregnancy by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook We don't have many articles regarding pregnancy and all that it entails...://lamotheservices.com/   What is Pregnancy? Pregnancy is not a disease but is the process of carrying...
You didn't specify what type of hernia was surgically repaired but I am assuming it was an umbilical hernia.  Ideally, the suture line would be flat or almost flat.  However, this type of surgery...
Inguinal hernia by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Inguinal hernias occur when part of the intestine protrudes through a weak spot in the abdomen — often along the inguinal canal, which carries the spermatic cord in men. Introduction Inguinal hernias occur when soft...
Hiatal hernia by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert A hiatal hernia occurs when the upper part of your stomach bulges through your diaphragm into your chest cavity. Introduction A hernia occurs when one part of the body protrudes through a gap or...
Pregnancy, Postpartum, and Body Image by Deb .. Healthy Living Professional I have never had the healthiest body image, and pregnancy and postpartum have definitely tested my sanity in terms of how I look and feel. During my first pregnancy, I was somewhere around 20...
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (Hiatal Hernia and Heartburn) by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert increased pressure in the abdomen resulting in hiatal hernia. Obesity and pregnancy also contribute... suffer from GERD due to a condition called hiatal hernia. In most cases, heartburn can be relieved...
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Causes Hernias in adults may arise as a result of the strain caused by: ... » Read on
Introduction Hernias are common and may affect people of all ages. A ... » Read on