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June is Men’s Health & Hernia Awareness Month

June is Men’s Health Month. Schuyler Hospital wants you to know that regular checkups with your doctor are as important as oil changes for your car and changing the batteries in the smoke detector. Protect your health and your family – make an appointment to see your doctor today.June is Hernia Awareness Month. Schuyler Hospital wants you to know that, according to the National Center for Health Statistics, nearly five million Americans suffer from hernias, but only 700,000 seek treatment every year. If you perform chronic lifting or activities that require straining, you may be at increased risk for a hernia. Make an appointment with your physician if you are experiencing persistent pain or discomfort.

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