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Causes and Treatment of Hemroids or Hemorrhoids

Posted Dec 14 2008 11:08pm
Hemroids are embarrassing, painful and a terrible daily condition to have to deal with. Do you know that hemorrhoids can be a life-threatening disease? If not treated in early stages then it can be really painful and need to be operated. Hemroids can occur in different types like internal, external, bleeding hemroids and others.

What are the causes of Hemroids?

The main causes of hemorrhoids can be divided into two groups, namely that those are associated with our lifestyle and that are related to our eating habits. Usually the common causes of hemroids include aging, unhealthy diet, pregnancy and child birth, heavy lifting, heredity, severe coughing, straining during bowel movements.

Another reason of occurrence of hemorrhoids is the wrong habit of passing the stool.

 

  • Not providing sufficient time to pass stool - In this way the large intestine gets damaged while passing the fecal waste. This results in rupturing of veins and is therefore harmful to the tissues which can lead to hemorrhoids.
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  • Lack of liquid intake - In the daily diet lack in sufficient water makes your stool dry and hard which is the most prominent cause of hemroid.
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  • Sudden lifting of heavy weights - Hemorrhoids can also cause due to pulling heavy weights that put extra pressure on veins and tissues. But this is not found among those who use heavy weights in routine rather. It affects greater level to those who are obese or overweight.
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  • Heart and Liver diseases - When the blood is pooled in and around the pelvic system, the enlarging of the veins may lead to Hemroids.
  • Easy Treatments of Hemroid

    Complete knowledge of Hemorrhoids and its correct precautions can help in the prevention of hemorrhoids. However, if it occurs, then there are some easy and effective treatements of hemroids:

     

  • It is significant to include additional fiber in your diet and to drink plenty of water each day. This will prevent constipation which causes damage to your bowel muscles and make hemroids worse.
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  • There are foods that tend to worsen hemroid symptoms. The most common are nuts, coffee, alcohol and spicy food. If you notice another type of food making your hemorrhoids worse, abstain it for a few days and see if there is any positive effect.
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  • Use ice on the area for 10 minutes, follow with a warm, moist towel for 20 minutes to provide relief.
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  • Other hemorrhoids treatmeant involves rubber band ligation, sclerotherapy, infrared coagulation and surgical operation.
  • It is highly recommended that DO NOT IGNORE HEMROIDS IN THE EARLY STAGES! One must ask the doctor and get medication as soon as possible.
     

    Know more about Hemorrhoids  at a complete Hemroids guide to know anything about hemroids including symptoms, causes, treatment and relief of Hemorrhoids .

     
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