Hiatal Hernia

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If you think you suffer heartburn, talk to UW's Austin McCoy  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Wyoming TribuneMcCoy suffers from a hiatal hernia, which forms at the opening in the diaphragm where the esophagus joins the stomach. Part of the stomach pushes through ...

Clergy Views: Struck down but not destroyed  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Journal Gazette and Times-CourierMy wife had an operation on her hiatal hernia, and I have been having A FIB of the heart…. with all kinds of expenses and complications… but the good Lord ...

Meatless Thanksgiving not good, but not all bad  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Pahrump Valley TimesEver since I developed a hiatal hernia, my now-fickle digestive system has been unable to tolerate meat. Most of the year, it is no big deal. ...

Sleep Apnea Sufferers at Risk for GI Conditions  -  ‎Nov 14, 2009‎
Ethio Planet NewsPeople who suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) also tend to have gastrointestinal (GI) tract conditions such as gastric reflux and hiatal hernia, ...

Charles E. Krueger Sr., 1924-2009: Ran Wheaton's Round the Clock Restaurant  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Chicago TribuneAn Oak Brook resident, Mr. Krueger, 85, died of complications related to a hiatal hernia on Monday, Nov. 2, in the Tabor Hills Healthcare Center in ...

Seminars offered on new incisionless treatment for acid reflux  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Northeast GeorgianThe TIF procedure reduces the hiatal hernia and creates a valve between the stomach and esophagus, restoring the natural anatomy to prevent gastroesophageal ...

Plug Into the Power of Green  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
To Your Health...varicose veins, diverticulitis (inflammation of an abnormal pouch in the intestinal wall), hiatal hernia, and gastroesophageal reflux. ...

Utensils provide weighty help  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
The Kingston Whig-StandardThat's important for Madden because he suffers with a hiatal hernia, which leads to painful bouts of acid reflux if he wolfs down his food. ...

Feeling Blessed: DeGenova credits faith for his recovery  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
Wheeling IntelligencerDeGenova, 61, has been plagued with serious health conditions most of his life, suffering from fibromyalgia, a hiatal hernia, high blood pressure and ...

Habitual use of laxatives can be dangerous  -  ‎Nov 7, 2009‎
Times and TranscriptFor information, I take medication to lower my blood pressure and Prilosec for heartburn from a hiatal hernia. None of my medications have been changed. ...

2009 St. Louis Cardinals Team Review  -  ‎Oct 31, 2009‎
Inside the Os (subscription)He struggled with a hiatal hernia that led to a 30-pound weight loss and an ongoing ankle issue. Over the season, the 22-year-old would still contribute 16 ...

Hiatal hernia not the only cause of heartburn  -  ‎Aug 7, 2009‎
SunJournal.comDONOHUE: I have a hiatal hernia, and I am taking medicine to control it. I used to take Tums, and they worked pretty well for me.

Too much iron is too much of a good thing  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
SunJournal.comAccording to my doctor, my chest X-ray shows I have a hiatal hernia and my stomach is pushing my lung. He said I need an operation. What are your thoughts?

Boggs will replace Wellemeyer tonight  -  ‎Aug 11, 2009‎
Belleville News Democrat..."He was hurt, he was sick," La Russa said, referring to Rasmus' recent battles with a heel injury and a hiatal hernia. "Now he's regaining some strength and

Goshen performs incisionless heartburn surgery  -  ‎Aug 13, 2009‎
fwdailynews.comThe procedure reduces hiatal hernia and creates a valve between the stomach and esophagus to prevent gastroesophageal reflux.

Hernias are common, often misunderstood  -  ‎Aug 2, 2009‎
News ChiefThe most common types of hernias are inguinal hernia, which is in the groin area; umbilical, which is belly button hernias; hiatal hernia, which is in the

Karate kid overcomes illness to win competition  -  ‎Aug 7, 2009‎
OCRegisterBorn with a congenital defect in his stomach, Adam, 10, had a severe case of gastro reflux disease and a large hiatal hernia that made it difficult for the

La Russa weighs in on ban  -  ‎Aug 8, 2009‎
St. Louis Post-DispatchBut La Russa didn't see anything particularly wrong with his rookie other than he still might be rebounding from the hiatal hernia and dietary issues he had

How can I lower my cholesterol, triglyceride levels?  -  ‎Jul 26, 2009‎
GoErie.comI have high blood pressure, sinus tachycardia, diabetes, hiatal hernia, asthma and moderate stenosis in my neck. I've had these problems for a long time and

Minimally invasive procedure now uses one incision  -  ‎Jul 21, 2009‎
Tampa Tribune...to perform standard laparoscopic operations such as gallbladder removal, known as a cholecystectomy, appendectomy, hiatal hernia repair to treat reflux,

Indiana's First Incisionless Surgery To Treat Heartburn Performed ...  -  ‎Aug 9, 2009‎
Medical News Today (press release)Performed transorally, or through the mouth, the procedure reduces hiatal hernia and creates a valve between the stomach and esophagus restoring the natural

٥٠٪ من الناس يعانون من الحموضة!!  -  ‎Aug 10, 2009‎
الرياضال?تق ال?وهي (Hiatal Hernia) بحيث يبرز جزء من المعدة بين الحجاب الحاجز ومصرة المريء الى داخل الق?ص الصدري. التدخين حيث يضع? المصرة ويزيد من انتاج الحمض

Hiatal hernia  -  06 Feb 2009
News 10 Now,Are you one of the millions of people who have been diagnosed with a hiatal hernia or gastro-esophageal reflux disease? If you are confused you are not

Hiatal hernia  -  Jan 19, 2009
KHSLChildren who have a hiatal hernia usually have it at birth, and pregnant women also sometimes get them, as well. Hiatal hernias are most common in people

Hiatus hernia  -  Jan 21, 2009
guardian.co.uk,National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Heartburn, hiatal hernia, and gastroesophageal reflux disease. May 2007.

Fatal complications of adult paraesophageal hernia: A population ...  -  Jan 30, 2009
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular SurgeryHiatal hernia associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common finding in general or gastroenterologic practice. 1 The severity of GERD,

Mini-gastric bypass surgery gives hope to many with weight struggles  -  Feb 2, 2009
News Chief,At 298 pounds, the 38-year-old pharmaceutical quality control lab tech has suffered from gastric reflux disease and hiatal hernia for years.

Chile President Frei Assassination Strengthened by Secret ...  -  Jan 11, 2009
Latin American Herald Tribune,...the crime" of death by poisoning of Frei Montalva, who died in 1982 after undergoing surgery for hiatal hernia in Santiago's Santa Maria Clinic.

Howto misuse echo contrast  -  Jan 29, 2009
7thSpace Interactive (press release),Subsequent gastroscopy examination showed a hiatal hernia. Conclusion: It is noteworthy that the transthoracic echocardiographic exam completely

Patients With Failed Oesophageal Surgeries Should Have Repeat ...  -  Jan 28, 2009
DG NewsFrom a total of 267 patients who had undergone oesophagectomy between 1975 and 2007 for gastrooesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or hiatal hernia,

Risk factors for GORD  -  Jan 21, 2009
guardian.co.uk,National Digestive Diseases Information Clearing House. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (Hiatal Hernia and Heartburn). NIH Publication No. 94-882.

Be careful what you wish for: A trip to cottage hospital and a few ...  -  Jan 15, 2009
The Daily Sound,...my throat to push the dratted item—that was stuck in my esophagus and kept me from swallowing—off, down and away before my diagnosis of a hiatal hernia.

¿Se le subió el estómago?  -  Feb 1, 2009
El Informador,Se le llama hernia hiatal al desplazamiento de una porción del estómago a través del hiato esofágico. ARCHIVO GETTY IMAGES GUADALAJARA, JAISCO.

Hiatal hernia turns traumatic  -  Dec 17, 2008
Payson Roundup,DONOHUE: Our experience with my husband’s hiatal hernia was traumatic. He was 69 and in excellent health. After a day of working in the yard, we sat down to

Can a hiatal hernia mimic other, more serious conditions?  -  Dec 9, 2008
CNNI have heard that a hiatal hernia can mimic more serious medical conditions, such as a heart attack or make it difficult to breathe.

The Probate Murders Part Three  -  Dec 27, 2008
Bay Area Indymedia,Ruptured esophagus, Gastro-esophageal reflux disorder, hiatal hernia, due to convulsions caused by uncontrolled seizures, ordinarily leads to life

Ending exercise will cost you  -  Dec 19, 2008
Sarasota Herald-Tribune,Inversion can be a danger for those with high blood pressure, hiatal hernia and eye problems. I can't find information for those who are healthy.

DR. GOTT - Monday, Dec. 22, 2008  -  Dec 19, 2008
Connecticut Post,I am sending you my Health Reports "Osteoporosis" and "Hiatal Hernia, Acid Reflux and Indigestion." Other readers should send a self-addressed, stamped No.

The Facts About Fiber  -  Dec 18, 2008
Cancer Consultants,Fiber can help control diverticular disease, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, gallstones, hiatal hernia, high blood pressure, and stroke and can also

Acid Reflux Pillow: Sleeping Those Distress Away  -  Dec 22, 2008
PWO,Barrett’s esophagus, GERD, sleep apnea, acid reflux, congestive heart disease, hiatal hernia, sinus problems, digestive concerns and surgical recovery.

ORLive Presents: Breast Reconstruction With Tissue Expansion  -  23 Jul 2008
CNNMoney.comVeritas has been used successfully in a variety of surgical procedures including: complex abdominal wall repair, laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair,

Mouth ulcers plague teen  -  Jul 1, 2008
San Bernardino Sun,If your daughter truly has acid reflux, she should be under the care of a gastroenterologist to determine whether it caused by a hiatal hernia or other

She took off the pounds and took back her life  -  Jun 23, 2008
Journal and Courier,With the weight, Dunfee had diabetes, sleep apnea, asthma, hiatal hernia and was uncomfortable. The lap-band was her solution to the weight dilemma.

How to handle heartburn  -  Mar 19, 2008
iAfrica.com,Recurrent reflux can be the result of a hiatal hernia, reduced LES pressure, increased abdominal pressure, recurrent vomiting or other factors.

Will having surgery solve my problem?  -  Mar 12, 2008
GoErie.com,The only abnormal findings were a hiatal hernia and evidence that my stomach produces more-than-normal amounts of acid. Anti-acid medication does not

Taming the Flame  -  Mar 17, 2008
ADVANCE,Several medical factors also play a role in triggering heartburn, including pregnancy, hiatal hernia and a variety of medications. 7,9 In pregnancy,

Kidney patients get new option with home dialysis  -  Mar 12, 2008
Herald & Review,Joy had torn an abdominal muscle at work, which caused a hiatal hernia. He went to the hospital because of the horrible pain he originally attributed to the

Identifying the Symptoms and Fighting Back Against GERD  -  Mar 10, 2008
American Chronicle,While there is no one single cause of GERD, some research points to otherwise benign physical abnormalities such as a hiatal hernia, in which the lower

Switch medications to ease allergies  -  Mar 10, 2008
Northern Daily News,...and www.target.com To give you related information, I am sending you a copy of my Health Report "Hiatal Hernia, Acid Reflux and Indigestion.

Locals help save golfer’s life  -  Mar 5, 2008
The Torrington Telegram,...“About three holes before that he had been complaining that his hiatal hernia was acting up,? said Gerald Long, who was golfing with Breedlove that day.

Dr. Paul Donohue  -  Mar 4, 2008
DetNews.com,The booklet on GERD, heartburn and hiatal hernia discusses these topics in depth. Readers can order a copy by writing: Dr. Donohue -- No.

Long-term problems  -  Mar 3, 2008
Wilkes Barre Times-Leader,...unusual for a 20-year-old: High blood pressure, recurring hospitalizations for colon inflammation, a hiatal hernia, thyroid removal, endometriosis.

Huntingtonnews.net Reporter  -  Mar 1, 2008
HNN Huntingtonnews.net,Not receiving enough nutrition, doctors found a hiatal hernia. You find out who your friends are in these times. One friend and former neighbor has

Memantine in Major Depression with Catatonic Features  -  Feb 27, 2008
Journal of Neuropsychiatry (subscription)Her medical history was significant for hypertension, pacemaker placement, chronic renal failure, hiatal hernia, and gastritis. She was being treated for

EndoGastric Solutions(TM) Announces Results of EsophyX(TM) Multi ...  -  Feb 26, 2008
PR Newswire (press release),...am very impressed with the clinical results for EsophyX, including the reduction/elimination of hiatal hernia and reduction/elimination of esophagitis.

NW Arkansas today  -  Feb 24, 2008
Arkansas Democrat Gazette,Rogers Lunch and Learn: Hiatal Hernia / Acid Reflux, noon Monday, Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center, Eureka Springs Eating Disorders Anonymous Group,

Dr. Gott: Generic alternatives nowhere to be found  -  Feb 24, 2008
Monterey County Herald,To give you related information, I am sending you a copy of my health report "Hiatal Hernia, Acid Reflux and Indigestion." Other readers who would like a

Can acid reflux kill you?  -  20 Feb 2008
WFIE-TV,Dr. Prasad says the reason is Hiatal Hernia, "The stomach which is suppose to be in your abdomen, projects thru the diaphragm into your chest.

Complementary and Alternative Treatments for Hernia, Hiatal  -  Feb 14, 2008
American Chronicle,This is known as reflux esophagitis, and is the cause of most symptoms related to hiatal hernia. The cause of this weakening of the hiatus is unknown.

Simpson wins sectional title; Schmidt, Neu, Downs make state  -  Feb 18, 2008
Watertown Daily Times,Other than wrestling with a hiatal hernia that's plagued him all season and getting slammed to the mat in his quarterfinal match, Neu had a perfectly nice

Increase In GERD Hospitalizations Underscores Importance Of ...  -  Jan 25, 2008
Science Daily (press release)Surgery consists of wrapping the top of the stomach to reform the natural acid barrier and fixing the defect in the diaphragm and hiatal hernia if present.

Food Poisoning Can Be Long-Term Problem  -  Jan 22, 2008
The Associated Press...unusual for a 20-year-old: High blood pressure, recurring hospitalizations for colon inflammation, a hiatal hernia, thyroid removal, endometriosis.

Heart problem calls for low-fat diet  -  Feb 8, 2008
Northern Daily News,I have a mild hiatal hernia and take medication for it. I have prostatitis that comes and goes. I take Ditropan when it acts up.

Excess mucus may have no explanation  -  Feb 5, 2008
Monterey County Herald,To give you related information, I am sending you copies of my Health Reports "Allergies" and "Hiatal Hernia, Acid Reflux and Indigestion.

Food Poisoning Can Turn into Lasting Health Problem  -  Jan 28, 2008
Newsinferno.com,She has had her thyroid removed as a result, and also suffers from high blood pressure, recurring colon inflammation, a hiatal hernia, endometriosis,

Court: Muslim Inmate’s Suit to Obtain Kosher Meal Can Proceed  -  Jan 24, 2008
Metropolitan News-Enterprise,Shakur objected to the vegetarian diet, claiming that it burden his exercise of his religion because it irritated his hiatal hernia and gave him gas that

Winter squash good health on a plate  -  Jan 22, 2008
Chicago Daily Herald,Non-diet, non-weight related culprits, such as hiatal hernia and pregnancy hormones, are implicated as well. Frequent heartburn is not something to be

Nasty Symptoms of Food Poisoning Aren’t Even the Worst Part  -  Jan 22, 2008
Daily GreenShe is now a 20-year old college student who has experienced high blood pressure, recurring hospitalizations for colon inflammation, a hiatal hernia,

Hiatal hernia different from reflux  -  Dec 28, 2007
Sarasota Herald-Tribune,Dear Dr. Donohue: I am soon having surgery for my hiatal hernia. I have reflux coming into my throat and have taken Nexium for several years now.

How can I manage hernia?  -  Dec 18, 2007
GoErie.com,Q I was recently hospitalized with a hiatal hernia. I was informed that at my age, 89, the doctor did not wish to perform surgery. Instead, I was advised to

Teacher injured breaking up fight faces obstacles  -  Dec 13, 2007
Kingman Daily Miner,..."I now have a hiatal hernia, and he's going to see what it looks like," Norton said. "During the surgery, I'll also have a camera-transmitter sewn into my

Dear Dr. Gott: Tips can make hernia manageable  -  Dec 18, 2007
Northwest Herald,Dear Dr. Gott: I was recently hospitalized with a hiatal hernia. I was informed that at my age, 89, the doctor did not wish to perform surgery.

Care and Share  -  Dec 24, 2007
Bogalusa Daily News,..."I have a hiatal hernia and sometimes it feels like I'm having a heart attack," she said. McNeese, like the 400 other people who applied for the program

Nutrition Wise: Cooking Winter Squash, Heartburn, "Negative Calories"  -  Dec 26, 2007
Kansas City infoZine,Non-diet, non-weight related culprits, such as hiatal hernia and pregnancy hormones, are implicated as well. Frequent heartburn is not something to be

Sherman back with crew  -  Dec 19, 2007
Roanoke Times,They took some tests and found it was my gallbladder [which was removed], plus I had a hiatal hernia." If Sherman, a self-admitted worrier, was stressing

Maybe It’s More Than Just Heartburn  -  Dec 24, 2007
Online - International News Network,But the institute says a hiatal hernia -- when part of the upper part of the stomach moves up in the chest above the muscle that separates the stomach and

Where To Buy A Good Memory Foam Mattress  -  Dec 2, 2007
American Chronicle,The idea behind the adjustable mattress is that it can help alleviate the symptoms of acid reflux, lower back pain, hiatal hernia, minor arthritic pain and

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