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Does it hurt anyone else to wear a bra with hiatal hernia and gerd? it kills me :(
Posted on 11/10/10, 03:13 pm
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Reply #1 - 11/11/10  7:59am
" Interesting. It doesn't hurt me. But I guess it could. A bra would put pressure on the right spot wouldn't it? "
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Reply #2 - 11/11/10  9:01am
" Yes. The first thing I do when I return home is undo my bra. I'm going to have myself measured for new ones. Maybe I just need a larger size, but I definately feel less pressure when I don't have a bra on. I also avoid tight pants. Actually, I am most comfortable in my pj's. "
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Reply #3 - 11/11/10  11:33am
" No underwire. It will affect your HH. "
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Reply #4 - 11/11/10  8:08pm
" I HATE WEARING A BRA too! I am that age though...lol I have gerd and a "big honkin' hiatal hernia' so says the radiologist. ;p

I did buy new bras that are the right size and they hurt worse than my old sprung ones. I don't know what to tell ya...

Definitely wear loose clothing, if your pants are tight and binding, when you sit everything gets squished upward and that is not a good thing.

I was experiencing a problem with acid so I drank a liter of water and jumped off a step hoping all that water in my belly would pull down the herniated part...it helped for a while! There is such a thing as water poisoning so be careful! Drink it all at once. "
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Reply #5 - 11/12/10  9:42am
" i got my self some sport bras, not very flattering tho lol, yea i live in pjs and joggers, cant wait to have my op. glad im not the only one, it sucks. feel sorry for us all xxx "
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Reply #6 - 11/13/10  10:23pm
" Nope not for me. "
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Reply #7 - 11/15/10  9:48pm
" This is something new to me too. I haven't experienced any problems either. "

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