Hernia FAQs (cont.)
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What follow-up care is necessary after hernia surgery?
Resume regular activities as the doctor advises and ability permits.
Is it possible to prevent a hernia?
A person can do little to prevent areas of the abdominal wall from being weak or becoming weak, which can potentially become a site for a hernia.
However, people can reduce the pressure on the abdominal wall to prevent a hernia from bulging through a weak spot (or prevent a hernia from becoming worse) by following these lifestyle practices:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/20/2015
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