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 ...
What Happens When Doctors Go Too Slow
For instance, your depression goes untreated or your blood sugars are always high because ... consistently in the 300s mg/dl (above 16.6 mmol/l). When I ask, “For how long?” they say for years. After I recover, they go on to tell me their doctor ...
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 ...
Consequences of an Untreated Yeast Infection?
If it is a yeast infection, what will happen if it goes untreated? What are the consequences of this? Untreated yeast infections do not have long-term consequences, such as infertility or scarring. They tend to be uncomfortable, and can cause discharge and ...
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.