Inguinal Hernia generally ensues in the groin area when fatty or intestinal tissues push through the inguinal canal, that is located at the base of abdomen and it is closed. Inguinal hernia can generate a bulge that may be painful on movement. UFM provides a men’s hernia support underwear that is made to mollify the pain and annoyance of the inguinal hernia on both left and right sides. UFM equipped with an extra brace that extends from the groin area up with powerful yet gentle push that helps to keep down the protruding tissues. Made from high quality materials and meticulously constructed to give you confidence and comfort you need. What Is An Inguinal Hernia? An inguinal hernia happens when a part of small intestine protrudes through a week area in the lower abdominal wall. Anybody can get an inguinal hernia, but it is very common among men. It can be diagnosed by the physical exam, their cause is not always known but hernias could be the results of weak spots in the abdominal wall. Weakness can be due to congenital defects like in men, the testes descended through the canal shortly before birth. Symptoms Of Inguinal Hernia inguinal-hernia The first sign of an inguinal hernia is a small nodule on one side or on the both sides of the groin. The nodule may increase in size over time and usually disappears when lying down. This type of hernia may be painful and sensitive to the touch.       Other Signs And Symptoms

  • Pain when coughing, exercising and bending over

  • Burning sensations

  • Sharp pain

  • Heavy sensation in the groin

  • Swelling scrotum in men

Causes And Risk Factors Of Inguinal Hernia The major causes of the inguinal hernia are the weak spots within the abdomen and groin muscles. If someone put extra pressure on this part of the body can eventually cause hernia. Risk factor can increase your chances of this condition. Some examples of factors include;

  • Heredity

  • Premature birth

  • Obesity

  • Cystic fibrosis

  • Chronic cough

  • Constipation

Inguinal Hernia Repair An inguinal hernia can be repaired with traditional surgery or with a laparoscope. Surgery during an open hernia repair, a health care provider usually gives a patient local anaesthesia in the abdomen so that you will not be awake during surgery. The surgeon will make a laceration, locate the hernia and separate it from surrounding tissues. The herniated tissue will be pushed back into place and reinforce the abdominal wall with stitches. Laparoscope- it can be used when the hernia is small in size and easy to access. This method leaves smaller scars than regular surgery, and recovery time is faster. Alternate Method To Prevent Inguinal Hernia Are you scared from the word ‘Surgery’? And finding an alternate solution to overcome from this problem? You are at the right place. UFM underwear has been specially designed with an adjustable jockstrap support system that gently pushes up the groin area and help to keep down the bulging tissues. UFM briefs provide mild support for small to medium sized hernias. Jockstraps can be adjusted to apply the desired level of compression and the pouch is generally sized to keep the groin area pressure free. UFM offers the wearer a chance to choose between two options; 10420006_872575736133613_3184945212181096690_n BRIEFS –Briefs or jockey shorts are easily identified by their elastic waistband and their minimum coverage. They usually offer y-shaped fly in the front and have enough fabric to offer full coverage from the waist to the top of the thighs. Brief provides excellent support to the genitals; it is the great chose for men who opt to wear tight pants or low-rise pants. They are perfect for men who work at a desk all day. BOXER BRIEFS-As the name implies, boxer briefs are the middle ground between boxers and briefs. The underwear is cut like tapered boxers yet fits tightly like briefs; it provides better support and coverage. This type of underwear works well in all type of clothes, but is especially useful under tighter trousers and during physical activities. Some Doctors generally recommend jockstrap gentle support that helps to keep push down the bulging tissues. However, UFM briefs and boxer briefs are seen as a comfortable alternative to jockstrap because it helps to prevent you from inguinal hernias and support your groin area.