(WFRV) – Today in Your Health with Bellin, something that affects five million Americans every year.

Dr. Christopher Rupp is a Surgeon with Bellin and he visited Local 5 Live with details on hernias.

Dr. Rupp discusses the different types of hernias, what symptoms to watch out for, and what to do if you suspect you have one.

Bellin is a center for excellence in hernia surgery. Start with guidance from your primary care physician – you can find one at 920-445-7373 or head to bellin.org.