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External Hemorrhoid Symptoms occur when the hemorrhoidal veins in the rectum breach the wall of the anus to distend outside of the anal canal. Any hemorrhoid that extends beyond the anus is considered to be external, with the exception of what is called a prolapsed hemorrhoid, which occurs initially inside of the anus but as [...]


Internal Hemorrhoid symptoms start to occur as a result of veins in the anus swelling and breaching the anal wall.  The purpose of this article is to acquaint you with the causes, symptoms, and treatments typically associated with an internal hemorrhoidal condition.  Internal Hemorrhoids are not usually regarded as being of the same severity as [...]

Infrared Coagulation is a non-surgical procedure used to treat internal hemorrhoids. Infrared Coagulation is known as a fixative treatment, and is similar to other fixative treatments such as Rubber Band Ligation and Sclerotherapy, in that its objective is it reduce hemorrhoidal symptoms by eliminating hemorrhoids through obstruction of blood-flow to the infected region. Individuals can suffer from a variety of hemorrhoids, each case presenting its own symptoms and necessitating different courses of treatment.


Sclerotherapy is a fixative procedure typically prescribed for treating small, internal, first or second degree hemorrhoids. The Sclerotherapy procedure employs a hardening chemical that scars the inflamed tissue, reducing the hemorrhoid’s blood-flow and thereby alleviating both the cause of the hemorrhoid and its symptoms. The conditions that warrant the use of the procedure is specific. For [...]


Many medical techniques have been developed in recent years to alleviate the pain and suffering of patients with hemorrhoids. These methods are a vast improvement over the traditional hemorrhoidectomy surgery which required hospitalization and a lengthy recuperation period. Although the success rate is not as high with these treatments, they have many advantages over invasive [...]


Hemorrhoid surgery is performed for hemorrhoidal conditions that are classified as either third grade or fourth grade. The third stage or grade is where the hemorrhoids protrude (prolapsed hemorrhoids) through the anus and must be manually reinserted back into the rectum. In the fourth stage, the hemorrhoids cannot even be pushed back inside, and they [...]


Treating Hemorrhoids with a Squat Toilet my seem a little, well, left of center. However, truth be told, it’s anything but. It’s a known fact that our “western” style toilet  puts an unnecessary strain on the  body while in the process of  a bowel movement.The impact of the western toilet or porcelain throne, which was [...]


Constipation and hemorrhoid issues are strictly related to what you eat and how you live. In order to rid yourself of these health conditions you must eat foods high in fiber, drink a lot of water, and try to limit the amount of fat in your diet. Another essential part in relieving yourself from constipation and hemorrhoids is to get some form of exercise daily. In this H.I.C. article, author Joy Seeman goes in-depth on ways to overcome constipation and hemorrhoids. If you are like millions of other people around the world, suffering from these conditions, read on and learn how to relieve yourself mentally and physically.


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