Brian's hemorrhoid blog

By: shalondamackins49 | March 21, 2018

Consider hemorrhoids like your booty's version of varicose veins. More often than not, they are just there, doing their job. However add some stress -- comparable to obesity, straining during a bowel motion, the additional weight of pregnancy, prolonged sitting throughout a long automotive or airplane trip or whereas on the toilet, and continual diarrhea or constipation -- and the tissue swells, knots and infrequently becomes painful.

There are different causes for this unlucky experience. As we age, our connective tissues weaken and stretch out of shape, which can result in a prolapse, or falling, of a part of the anal wall, which can then protrude from the anus. Repeated anal intercourse can produce the same impact or irritate present he...

By: shalondamackins49 | March 19, 2018

There are many hemorrhoid treatment options available in the home or within the form of over-the-counter medications. Lots of the treatment strategies contain simply easing the signs of the hemorrhoids till they clear up on their own.

Ease Pain and Itching

Take heat baths. Soak in a tub crammed with a few inches of warm water for about quarter-hour at a time. Do it two or three times a day and after each bowel movement. If you wish to wash the area, too, use unscented soap and do not scrub.

Pat gently afterward to dry. You'll be able to even use a blow dryer on a cool setting if that feels better.

There are also particular "sitz baths" you may put straight on your toilet seat to make soaking easier.

Rub on relief. Over-the-co...