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  1. Pirates-Indians Friday: News, Notes, LineupsRead the original story

    11 min ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... his road to recovery from Tommy John surgery as the Pirates announced he will undergo surgery to repair an inguinal hernia late next week. International Prospects: Friday was the first day of the international signing period and the Pirates signed ...

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  2. Pirates prospect Jameson Taillon to miss two months due to hernia surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | MSNBC

    Pirates pitching prospect Jameson Taillon will undergo surgery to repair an inguinal hernia, which is expected to keep him out of action for two months, Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports . Taillon, 23, had Tommy John surgery on his right elbow in April last year and had been in the process of returning from that.

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  3. Kendra Wilkinson: 'I Have the Body of My Dreams' After Having Two Kids with Hank BaskettRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | People

    ... have the butt I've always wanted!" Though she doesn't want to wear a bikini anytime soon - Wilkinson has an umbilical hernia she intends to surgically repair sooner rather than later - the reality star "couldn't be happier" with herself and her ...

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  4. Kendra Wilkinson reveals medical issue that's keeping her baby weight onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | She Knows

    ... her pregnancy, and there's a common medical issue behind her struggle. "Right now, I'm dealing with an umbilical hernia," she continued. "So right now, I can't really have my six-pack until I get it surgically fixed." According to WebMD, umbilical ...

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  5. Simultaneous laparoscopic management of Morgagni hernia and cholelithiasis: two case reportsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | BioMed Central

    ... applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated. Morgagni hernia is a rare type of diaphragmatic hernia. Though in the past, it has been dealt with an open approach, nowadays laparoscopic management is a favored approach. ...

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  6. Medical nightmare: When doctors get it wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Gleaner

    ... hypoglycaemia, which also contributed to her death. A man's visit to the May Pen Hospital to have his right inguinal hernia surgically repaired has resulted in a life of misery. The man spent four months in a comatose state in hospital and ...

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  7. Early Summer is the Perfect Time to Decrease Hernia Risk by Adopting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | PRWeb

    In light of recent patient questions about the best ways to reduce their risk of a hernia, Dr. Towfigh reminds patients that exercise can help reduce hernia risks in a variety of ways. By adopting an exercise regimen that works to strengthen the abdominal muscles, prospective patients can help stop naturally occurring holes from turning into hernias.

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  8. DURECT Corporation Announces Plans For A New POSIDUR (SABER-Bupivacaine) Clinical TrialRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | BioSpace

    ... data from this additional clinical trial will be supportive of the data we have seen in our other pivotal trials in hernia repair and shoulder surgery, and that these three pivotal trials will support a robust NDA resubmission, for which there would ...

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  9. Picking the perfect pup for your familyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Morpeth Herald

    ... the nose or eyes, and no sneezing or coughing. Look for black specks of flea dirt, and rub their tummy - an umbilical hernia (small lump similar to an 'outy' tummy button) is common, but may need surgery. Once you get your puppy home, book an ...

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  10. Hernias are more common than you thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    There are an estimated 3 million new hernia cases in the United States each year, a painful condition for those they affect. "They're one of the most common surgical problems I see," said Dr. Matthew Johnson, Acute Care Surgeon and Robotic Surgeon at Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center and Desert Surgical Associates.

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  11. Mets Insider: Juerys Familia takes seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | New York Daily News

    ... as he rehabs a degenerative spinal condition that causes lower back pain. So Familia, who had surgery for a sports hernia in the offseason, was told to be careful after testing his stride on flat ground Saturday. He was allowed to toss a ball only ...

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  12. Doctors using herpes virus to treat cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... TOMPKINS SAYS HE FOUND A LUMP IN HIS GROIN AREA THAT STARTED OUT AS AN ITCH. STEPHEN THOMPKINS: I THOUGHT IT WAS A HERNIA SO I WENT TO MY GENERAL DOCTOR, IN EXAMINING ME HE SAID THAT'S NOT A HERNIA , THAT'S A LIPOMA. JENNIFER: TOMPKINS SAYS HIS ...

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  13. Hernia repair devices market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 7.08% percent over the period 2015-2019.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | PR-inside.com

    The condition can be of several types: inguinal, umbilical, hiatal, femoral, and incisional. Inguinal hernia affects men more often than women.

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  14. Study Reveals Ultrasounds to be Accurate Tools in The Diagnosis of Groin HerniasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | PRWeb

    Yet, while the study is promising for both male and female hernia patients, Dr. Shirin Towfigh of the Beverly Hills Hernia Center stresses that doctors still need to order these tests for their female patients in order to take advantage of their effectiveness. While ultrasounds can detect many of the hernias a physical examination can miss, an MRI is still the best method of detection.

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  15. Recent New Zealand Decision Highlights the Need for Better Female...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | PRWeb

    Commenting on a recent decision by the New Zealand Ministry of Health, Dr. Shirin Towfigh explains that insufficient care for female hernia sufferers is far too common all across the globe, and that doctors must alter their mindset to provide better care. As reported on by the New Zealand Herald on June 8th, a surgeon has been found responsible for insufficient care for one of his female hernia patients.

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  16. Revolution lose Jermaine Jones for 6-8 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Boston.com

    The Revolution's bid to end a six-game winless streak got a little harder Friday when the team announced that standout midfielder Jermaine Jones had surgery to repair a sports hernia and will miss the next 6-8 weeks. He missed the first five games of the season recovering from offseason surgery before playing in nine games, helping the Revolution go 3-1-5.

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  17. Jones Tweets About Pending SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | New England Soccer Today

    ... the injury, and is currently listed as "out" on the club's latest injury report. In February, Jones underwent sports hernia surgery, forcing him to miss the club's first five games of the season. Following the surgery, he revealed that he had played ...

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  18. Health Lines: Hernia is common at any age, repairable with surgeryRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Newms360.com

    There are many different types of hernias we deal with in medicine, and especially surgery. As a general surgeon, one of the most common reasons I see patients is for abdominal wall hernia.

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  19. Female Perfect Imperfections Shine Through in Photographer's New ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Time

    ... "barely recognizes" her postbaby frame and has struggled with stretch marks, sciatic nerve pain and even an umbilical hernia. Acknowledging that "we as humans all have insecurities and we are all scarred, imperfect and flawed in some way physically ...

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  20. Life-saving operation rescues tiny kitten (whose mum is the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | This is Gloucestershire

    Shelley Jenkins and her family waited with bated breath for their cat Dora's final litter of kittens to arrive. Knowing that Dora was only carrying one or two kittens, the Stroud family were very excited, but were horrified when the first one arrived with a major strangulated umbilical hernia.

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