Can you heal a hernia naturally?
Unfortunately, the answer is no. While a hernia cannot heal itself, it can almost always be treated effectively with surgery.
How can you fix a hernia without surgery?
- Wear hernia belts.
- While coughing or straining, hold the hernia.
- Take light walks.
- Avoid foods that cause inflammation.
- Exercises to strengthen the Abdomen.
- Maintain a healthy weight.
- Apply some ice.
- Take a fiber-rich diet.
How do you shrink a hernia?
Reduction of Hernia
Apply ice or cold compress to the hernia for several minutes to reduce swelling and allow an easier reduction (see the image below). Ice pack is applied to patient with left inguinal hernia in Trendelenburg position. To reduce an abdominal hernia, lay the patient supine.