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Is there a best sleeping positions for inguinal hernia?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: WhateversComfortable

There is no specific position that i would recommend if one has a hernia.
However, following hernia repair, many patients have told me that getting out of bed is quite difficult the first few days after surgery; this is made much easier by sleeping in a reclining chair.

In brief: WhateversComfortable

There is no specific position that i would recommend if one has a hernia.
However, following hernia repair, many patients have told me that getting out of bed is quite difficult the first few days after surgery; this is made much easier by sleeping in a reclining chair.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery

In brief: Back.

On your back. But fix it and problems are over. www.drlugo.com.

In brief: Back.

On your back. But fix it and problems are over. www.drlugo.com.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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