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How to Treat Hemorrhoids?

How to Treat Hemorrhoids?

Hemorrhoids are blood vessels in and around the anus and lower rectum that have become swollen and painful. When they are in their normal state, we are not aware of our hemorrhoids because they cause no symptoms. They act as cushions to protect the anal skin from the passage of stool. Once they appear, hemorrhoids can be very painful even while you are doing the simplest things, like sitting. There are two kinds of hemorrhoids: internal ones, which occur in the lower rectum, and external hemorrhoids, which develop under the skin around the anus. Read more...