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Body Shape: Why it Matters

Body Shape: Why it Matters

A July 2019 study has put a spin on the finding that body shape matters—despite one’s overall body size. We know that a pear-shaped body is better than an apple-shaped body in terms of health risks. That’s because the fat … Read More

Hernias and Surgical Mesh

Hernias and Surgical Mesh

If you have a hernia, which occurs when abdominal material pushes through a weak spot or hole in the surrounding muscle or connective tissue, you are far from alone. In fact, you are among an estimated five million Americans who … Read More