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Can a child get a hernia from doing sit ups or push ups?
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In brief: Usually not
Hernias occur frequently, more often in males.
Hernias can form at birth. Exercises and activities may make a hernia condition more noticeable with swelling or discomfort, but exercise itself does not likely cause a hernia to form.

In brief: Usually not
Hernias occur frequently, more often in males.
Hernias can form at birth. Exercises and activities may make a hernia condition more noticeable with swelling or discomfort, but exercise itself does not likely cause a hernia to form.
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
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In brief: No
Iyay be come more apparent or larger. www.drlugo.com.

In brief: No
Iyay be come more apparent or larger. www.drlugo.com.
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