Symptoms and Causes of an Inguinal Hernia

Symptoms and Causes of an Inguinal Hernia

An inguinal hernia is a condition that occurs when tissue, or a portion of an organ slips through a weakness or tear in the lower abdominal muscle near the groin. 

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Tips for Running During a Pregnancy

Tips for Running During a Pregnancy

Many pregnant women may worry about whether or not it is safe to run during a pregnancy. The good news is, as long as you were a runner prior to pregnancy and you get the all-clear from your doctor, then running is not only considered safe, but also encouraged as a way to keep you and the baby healthy. 

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How To Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) During Long-Haul Flights

How To Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) During Long-Haul Flights

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) is a dangerous health condition occurring in the pelvis or leg area. Recent studies have shown that its onset has been linked to long-haul flights due to dehydration, low cabin pressure, and cramped conditions inside an airplane.

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