THE NON-OPERATIVE TREATMENT OF REDUCIBLE INGUINAL HERNIA

THC Editor’s Note: What makes the following medical journal article about the non-operative treatment of reducible hernia so significant is the extraordinary success rate that Dr. Jay W. Seaver, M.D. had while he was Associate Director of Yale University Gymnasium. He treated many of the athletes and other students at Yale who sustained inguinal hernias with naturopathic treatments and exercises. The… Read more →

Hernia Remediation Coaching Letter — Session #2

Holistic Hernia Remediation Coaching Letter Volume 2 Hello again to everyone who has emailed The Hernia Coach. by The Hernia Coach HerniaRemediation.org We sincerely hope that all of you had the opportunity to read Volume 1.  That first session sets the stage for all that follows in this holistic hernia remediation process. Holistic Hernia Remediation Coaching Letter — Volume 1 This is… Read more →

Hernia Remediation Coaching Letter

One-Year Subscription For Inaugural Subscribers  The Holistic Hernia Remediation Coaching Letter will be issued on a monthly basis and sent by email to all subscribers. This coaching letter is not a newsletter; rather, it is an information-packed coaching session in letter format delivered via email.  It has been designed for those who cannot engage our one-to-one coaching service. A donation will… Read more →

HERNIA MESH SIDE EFFECTS

ClassAction.com   Hernias can leave the sufferer with persistent pain, but for some patients, undergoing laparoscopic hernia repair surgery wasn’t the solution they were hoping for. Surgeons often implant surgical mesh to support the weakened tissue that caused the hernia. Hernia mesh can be absorbable and dissolve in the body over time, or nonabsorbable and remain indefinitely. The device is either made… Read more →

2 Major Problems With Mesh: Chronic Abdominal Pain & Mesh Erosion Into Cecum

Ann Gastroenterol. 2011; 24(4): 321–324. PMCID: PMC3959323 Chronic abdominal pain secondary to mesh erosion into cecum following incisional hernia repair: a case report and literature review Divyangkumar Gandhi, Szember Marcin, Zhang Xin, Bale Asha, Dharmesh Kaswala, and Brelvi Zamir Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: Abstract Incisional hernias following abdominal operations are a common complication. Mesh is… Read more →

Hernia Mesh Felt Like ‘scratching from inside’

NHS hernia mesh repairs ‘leaving patients in chronic pain’ By Anna Collinson Reporter, Victoria Derbyshire programme BBC     NHS England is using mesh to repair hernias which leaves many patients in chronic pain, surgeons have told the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire programme. The concerns come after it emerged that more than 800 women are taking legal action against the NHS over the… Read more →

Fennel Congee & Tea: Food Medicine for Healing Hernias

Fennel Congee Tea posted by CHEF GINA NOVEMBER 10,2014 in TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE Congee is a slow-cooked rice porridge used in Chinese culture and medicine as a healing food… and it is also known as “breakfast”. 🙂 Slow cooked rice is easily digested and serves as a vehicle for any other nutrients cooked with it. Rice is used in this way to increase bioavailablity for the… Read more →

Hernia Surgical Repair: The Primary Non-Mesh Alternatives

NON-MESH HERNIA REPAIR TECHNIQUES Suturing repair “Non-mesh hernia repair is also known as tissue or suturing repair. Examples include primary closure of a small umbilical hernia or inguinal hernia repair using the Shouldice, Bassini, McVay and Desarda techniques.” (Source: HERNIA REPAIR TECHNIQUES: Non-Mesh) 1) Shouldice Technique 2) Bassini Technique 3) McVay Technique 4) Desarda Technique (Tension-free repair)   Other surgical repair techniques… Read more →