Home Remedies for Hernia

Hernia is a very dreadful disease and most of the times an operation is needed to cure it. It isn’t easy to cure hernia as such. However, there are home remedies for everything and hernia is no exception. Most of the times, hernia occurs near or in the stomach. If you experience unusual pain or swelling, anywhere near your genitals or on your stomach area, you should consult a doctor without wasting any time. Although, there is no denying the fact that a doctor is needed in order to take proper care of hernia, a few home remedies can solve a lot of problems.

Some Home Remedies For Hernia

Capsule Yoga

These exercises can help doing away with the hernia entirely. They are worth a try before one chooses to go under the knife. There are a few basic yoga exercises such as the Pranayam and the Sabasna and a few others that you should follow in order to get fit. These exercises will help you do the same. Not only that, your hernia might wear away in a few days owing to these exercises. Hence, if you are a hernia patient practice yoga for a few days and see if your condition improves or not.


Many herbs help in curing hernia, but this is the best one. It has been in use since the ancient times. It cures any damaged area in the body, including that which is affected by hernia. This is a very effective Ayurvedic medicine and consuming it on a regular basis can totally help with your hernia. However, before consuming this herb, make sure you check with your doctor. Only have it if he gives you a go ahead, otherwise, you better try something else. Whatever home remedy you try, at the end of the day you need a doctor to guide you.


Our very own age old ginger is a remedy for a lot of diseases. In fact, every second disease can be cured with ginger. What’s more! Hernia happens to be one of the many diseases that are cured by ginger. It isn’t very easy to consume this raw and hence, it would be a nice idea to crush it and then add it to a drink or an eatable. This way the ginger will work its way into your body and you will not have to taste the bitterness of ginger.


Chamomile is another very useful herb that helps in curing hernia to quite an extent. Although it is effective, it is quite slow and hence, needs to be used accordingly. None the less, it cools the acidic lining of the stomach and the oesophagus, which eventually cools down the hernia infected portion of the body. Owing to the interconnected procedure, the effect takes place slowly and gradually but the herb is sure to give some respite from the painful intricacies of hernia. Hence, if you are a patient, do stock up on this herb and have some of it regularly.


This may come off as a surprise, but marshmallow has been known to have cured hernia in a lot of people. Though, it hasn’t been confirmed, the only downside to trying this one out is that you will have to suffer from diarrhoea. Even that is not a sure shot thing; it has only been noted in a few people. Hence, if nothing works, trying out marshmallows is not a bad idea at all. You can have it raw or mix it up with your drinks. The best thing to do would be to mix it with your regular cup of tea or coffee.


No, the supplement probably has nothing to do with Hawthorne, the writer. It is an herbal supplement easily available in the market and if not, you can ask for the herb itself in an ayurvedic store. Consuming 1 supplement on a regular basis will help you out to quite an extent. So, if you are suffering from hernia and cannot figure it out, you should consume hawthornia once every day and you are bound to be cured in some time. Moreover, Hawthornia also strengthens the muscles to quite an extent thereby increasing the endurance level of the body.

Shepherd’s Purse

The name may be so, but it is just an herb and doesn’t have any shepherd or purse involved in it. The herb brings down inflammation to quite an extent. Thus, it can also bring down the inflammation of hernia and you can totally relax about it. It is most likely to cure your hernia in very little time. A hernia patient should definitely give this herb a chance and see. After all, who knows what miracle is in store? Moreover, these herbs are a sure shot cure for bleeding and infection and one must surely give these a try.


It is no hidden fact that acupuncture can cure all of the diseases with barely an exception or 2. Thus, creating pressure points at certain places in the body will help doing away with the hernia and you can cure your own self without any gruesome operation. However, it is dangerous to do it on your own and hence, either you properly read up a book or you take help from an expert. Acupuncture is not easy and doing it in the incorrect manner is quite a risk. At the same time, correct use of acupuncture can take you a long way.

Thus, there are many ways of curing hernia at home, but they may or may not always work. It has often been seen that when suffering from hernia, one really needs a doctor. It is very rare that it gets cured at home. However, at the same time, you never really know what is going to happen. After all, destiny isn’t in your hands. Hence, trying out one of the home remedies is surely not a bad idea and at the end of it all one really has got nothing to lose.



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