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The Tupelo Wellness Center is offering free hernia screenings.

Posted: Jun. 24, 2018 6:31 PM
Updated: Jun. 25, 2018 9:14 AM

TUPELO, Miss (WTVA) - The Tupelo Wellness Center is offering free hernia screenings.

The free screenings will be held Monday from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at the Tupelo Wellness Center located at 1030 South Madison

Board Certified General Surgeon Dr. Stephen McAdory will be giving the screenings.

Refreshments will be served and there will be a door prize drawing.

Symptoms of a hernia might include:

  1. Pain in your lower abdomen when bending over or coughing.
  2. Weakness, pressure or a feeling of heaviness in your abdomen.
  3. A bulge or lump in your lower abdomen or belly button.
  4. A burning, gurgling or aching sensation at the bulge.

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