Your Health Now: Treating hernias

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FORT MYERS, Fla.- At some point in your life, you’ve probably been told lifting a heavy object will cause a hernia. Hernia actually is a common condition - more than five million hernias are diagnosed every year. Dr. Michael McCann, a surgeon with Lee Physician Group, stopped by the studio to talk about hernias and the latest advancements in treatment. For more information or to find a program near you, call 239-424-2755 or email

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