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Have you ever had a hiatal hernia?

Has anyone ever had a hiatal hernia, and were you able to get rid of it through dieting and losing extra pounds?

 
mitchellb

Asked by mitchellb at 3:40 PM on Feb. 14, 2011 in Health

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  • My grandma has one, she simply eliminated bready products from her diet. She had no excess weight to lose. My MIL has one and was told surgery was her only choice. She's fairly heavy though so now I wonder if losing weight would help her, as she's having trouble with it again.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:41 PM on Feb. 14, 2011

  • I have had one since birth. I haven't had any problems with it.
    sarchasmicangel

    Answer by sarchasmicangel at 8:40 PM on Feb. 14, 2011

  • Once you lose weight it shrinks and finally would go away.
    avilio54

    Answer by avilio54 at 10:56 AM on Feb. 15, 2011

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