ask the expert hernias
What happens if a hernia goes untreated? A hernia will not get better over time or resolve on its own. Left untreated, most hernias will become larger and will cause discomfort or pain. Sometimes hernias may incarcerate (which means the hernia cannot be ...
When A Hernia Happens
A hernia happens when part of an internal organ or tissue bulges ... Treatment is usually surgery to repair the opening in the muscle wall. Untreated hernias can cause pain and health problems. (From MedlinePlus, a service of the U.S. National Library ...
Hiatus hernias and feeling cold: Dr Rosemary Leonard answers medical queries
Q Could you tell me what the best treatment is for a hiatus hernia and what causes them? A A hiatus hernia occurs when the upper part of the stomach pushes up into the lower chest. This can happen because ... need to take them long term while others ...
What really happens when you die?
We have to go in and remove the body, which can be quite an unpleasant experience. If a body is left untreated at room temperature ... and nails keep growing after you are dead - what actually happens is that your skin retracts, so they appear longer.
What Are We Going to Do With Kevin Youkilis?
What are we going to do ... happen? Youkilis’ current contract runs through 2012 with a club option for 2013, so it will be very interesting to see which direction the Red Sox take this offseason with regard Ortiz. You have to figure that Ortiz is ...