Inguinal Hernia and How to treat it Naturally.

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Anatomy Image of Inguinal Hernia from WebMD Corp.

Inguinal Hernia Is a kind of hernia that occur as a bulge in the groin area. This may develop on either side of the public bone which are more common in men. The protrusion increases when we change positions, cough or doing any physical activity.
Straining during bowel movements or when urinating can also lead to a more pronounced bulge in the affectef area. Inguinal hernias can lead into swelling and pain in the testicles of men because the bulging portion of the intestine may descend into the scrotum.

Causes of Hernia

Hernias can occur due to any condition that lead to increased strain into the abdominal cavity. Some of the conditions are the following.

• Lifting heavy objects.
• Obesity
• Persistent Coughing
• Strain while urinating or during bowel movements
• Chronic lung disease
• Accumulation of liquid in the abdominal cavity
• Family history of hernias

Remedies for Hernia

Surgery is usually the treatment for hernia especially when it is large and painful. Surgery helps to make the weak abdominal wall more secure and closes up existing holes with cloth patches.

It is advisable to consult your doctor when you notice some symptoms of hernia. There are some natural remedies that can relief some symptoms of hernia. But still always consult first your doctor whenever you are trying to use some natural remedies.

Herbs that can be used as home treatment fo Hernia:


Herb Licorice this is used as a healing remedy dor various ailments auch as respiratory trouble and sore throat. Licorice root can also be used to heal damaged areas in the stomach lining and esophagus caused by hernia. This helps in alleviating pain in the throat and chest.

Ginger Root helps in protecting the esophagus and stomach from damage due to buildup of gastric acids and bile. But keep in mind that sometimes drinking ginger root water may lead to stomach upset.


Chamomile this helps to soothe the lining of the digestive tract and reduces the production of stomach acids. Sometimes this cause nausea in some people.

Note: Always ask first your doctor before using this natural home treatments.

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