What is hernia surgery? | Spire Healthcare

What is hernia surgery? | Spire Healthcare

♪ [music] ♪ There are different types of hernias. You’ve got mainly the groin hernias, which exist on either the right or the left side, sometimes both sides. You’ve also got the belly button hernias, which are very common. Sometimes from birth but sometimes they develop during adulthood. And all it is is simply a […]

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Nutrition after surgery: how to fuel your recovery

Nutrition after surgery: how to fuel your recovery

Every year, thousands of Canadians undergo surgery. And the process, including the effects of anesthesia, can take a toll on your body in many ways says registered dietitian Lori Halton. Some of the general side effects of surgery are constipation, fatigue, loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting. To combat constipation, get plenty of fluids and […]

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