People suffering from a hernia face a tough time bearing through the pain. Once diagnosed, doctors recommend getting all types of hernias repaired without any delay. However, under certain medical conditions, many people can’t undergo a surgery immediately.

One can also have some personal reasons to delay the surgery for a while. This is where hernia support products are very helpful for the patients. Hernia support products hold the bulge of a hernia in, giving comfort and relief to the patient. Many of the hernia support products are also used post-surgery during the recovery process.

Here is a complete list of the best hernia support products:

>> Abdominal Supports
Abdominal support products offer supportive compression and comfort to its users. The abdominal binder can be worn under clothing without letting others know about it. The compression is spread out evenly through the abdomen, providing an extra level of comfort.

The abdominal binders provide comfort and speed up the recovery time. A user can increase or decrease the compression over the abdominal area, allowing easy adjustments without any hassle.

>> Athletic Supports
Athletic/Hernia support products offer effective support and comfort to the users during extensive physical activities. These products are made to be worn during strenuous activities and sports, where they effectively reduce the risks of rupture and offer a sense of comfort to the user.

>> Hernia Belts
A hernia belt is very helpful to apply a consistent pressure to an abdominal hernia, significantly reducing the pain associated with the hernia tissue. One should always remember that a hernia belt is not designed to treat a hernia. Rather, it is meant to increase comfort for patients waiting for surgery.

>> Hernia Trusses/Briefs
Hernia trusses are supportive undergarments, which are designed to keep the hernia tissue in its place and relieve discomfort. Historical documents prove that hernia trusses have been used since 1700 B.C. Hernia trusses are very helpful to the patient suffering from an inguinal hernia. However, they must be very careful while selecting the size of the trusses.

About Lisa Chavos

Lisa Chavos has worked at Newport Center Orthopedic in various capacities over the past 21 years and most recently stepped into the position of Vice President after the passing of NCO founder Stella Chavos. She continues to advance Stella’s passion of being a trusted resource for people wanting to improve their health, wellbeing and quality of life. Still in its original location across from Fashion Island, the family-owned business is known for providing exceptional comfort products and superior customer care since 1967. Google +

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