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A large hemorrhoid can fall out of your anus, but it is still attached to the surrounding tissue. A hemorrhoid is an engorged vein; like a varicose...
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You can help prevent the irritating and painful symptoms of hemorrhoids.Avoid constipationEat more fiber. Include foods such as whole-grain breads...
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Medicines can help relieve symptoms of hemorrhoids. You might try one or more of the following nonprescription remedies.Ointments that protect the...
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Depending on the severity of your hemorrhoid condition, there are plenty of over-the-counter products that you can purchase. The over-the-counter FDA...
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Any bleeding? There are some essential oils that will relieve the pain but will not do much shrinking. Treatment. Rubber band removal,cryotherapy by...
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Doctors are like chefs...they all "cook" a bit differently. How one clinician practices does not really imply that others will do the same...
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Hemorrhoids can definitely bleed, but if you are having bleeding from an area other than your anal ring, it is from another source. I suggest that...
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A health professional can evaluate symptoms of hemorrhoids to rule out other, more serious problems. A number of conditions that affect the anus and...
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Most doctors would suggest home remedies for external hemorrhoids somewhere along the lines of your question. There is a suggestion to use a small...
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Bowel habits, physical stresses, and other conditions can raise the risk of developing hemorrhoids or make existing hemorrhoids worse. Some of these...
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If you have hemorrhoids, call the doctor immediately if you experience any of the following:Considerable bleeding.Inability to urinate.Fever...
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About half of the people in the U.S. will suffer from hemorrhoids at some point in life; for most, this will happen between ages 20 and 50...
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Pain is the most common complaint after surgery, especially during bowel movements. Pain medication -- including over-the-counter acetaminophen (such...
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A hemorrhoid is really a "varicose vein" in the circle of veins around your anal ring. They can be inside the anus (internal) or outside...
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This medication is used to temporarily relieve swelling, burning, pain, and itching caused by hemorrhoids. It contains phenylephrine, which belongs...