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If you have been diagnosed with a hernia, should you avoid heavy lifting?

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In brief: Yes

Some one who had a hernia, it is not a good idea to do heavy lifting for fear of getting obstructed ( incarceration ) till surgery is done.

In brief: Yes

Some one who had a hernia, it is not a good idea to do heavy lifting for fear of getting obstructed ( incarceration ) till surgery is done.
Dr. Addagada Rao
Dr. Addagada Rao
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
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In brief: Probably

It depends in the size.
Heavy lifting will just make it bigger with time. The other danger is that it can make it come out an stay out and strangulated. So. Fix it! www.Drlugo.Com.

In brief: Probably

It depends in the size.
Heavy lifting will just make it bigger with time. The other danger is that it can make it come out an stay out and strangulated. So. Fix it! www.Drlugo.Com.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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