Maybe you’re one of the míllíons of Amerícan males who thínk that doctors checkíng for hernías duríng annual physícals ís just a líttle too ínvasíve. I know I do…or rather, díd. You see, íf hernías are neglected long enough, the results can be absolutely horrífíc.
For those not famílíar, a hernía ís essentíally a defect ín the abdomínal muscles whích then allows your íntestínes to come through and get ín where they shouldn’t. Normally, doctors can catch these thíngs early, but sometímes (especíally ín people averse to doctors), they’re not díscovered untíl they’ve progressed to terrífyíng levels.
WARNING: thís ís defínítely not for those wíth weak stomachs.
Holy hell, that’s terrífyíng. Excuse me whíle I go schedule a physícal. I don’t líke doctors, but I thínk I líke the concept of thís happeníng to me even less.