Piles Treatment: Rubber Band Ligation

There are a number of treatments available for piles with the different options now being offered to patients depending on how severe their symptoms are and how bad the piles look on examination. Of these many methods, rubber band ligation is a fairly commonly used technique. In this article, we shall take a closer look at this procedure, concentrating particularly on how it is performed and what to expect as a patient. What Is Rubber Band Ligation For Piles...

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Piles Treatment: Using Suppositories

There are many options that are available for piles treatment. Patients are willing to try anything to help relieve symptoms that they experience from piles. Numerous homemade remedies are available that can help relieve symptoms and allow patients to lead a normal life. Simple remedies include warm and cold baths, painkillers and dietary changes that allow for better and easier bowel motions. Suppositories are also a good way to treat the symptoms of piles. In this...

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Piles Treatment: Surgery and It’s Cost

Piles can be a rather troublesome and distressing clinical condition. Being fairly common, there has been a lot of research looking into the different ways of piles treatment.  This can range from simple home remedies to medical treatments and even complex surgical procedures. While most cases of piles can be treated with conservative measures (home remedies and medical treatment), the moderate to severe cases of piles usually require some form of surgical...

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Piles Treatment and Thrombosed Piles – An Overview

Piles treatment can be fairly straightforward given the different treatment options that are available ranging from home remedies to advanced surgical procedures. However, in some cases, even before treatment is commenced, piles can become thrombosed. Here we explain this a bit further. What Are Thrombosed Piles? External piles (the ones that are visible outside the anus) can sometimes either rupture or form a blood clot within them. These piles are called thrombosed...

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What are Piles? – Causes, Types, Diagnosis & Treatment

Piles are a clinical condition where the blood vessels in the lower part of the rectum are swollen up. It is an extremely common condition that affects a large group of people all around the world. Studies have estimated that nearly 10 to 12 million people in the United States suffer from piles. While in many cases, this condition go undiagnosed, when the patient does experience symptoms, they can be rather troublesome. In this article we shall take an in-depth look into...

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Ayurvedic Treatment For Piles

Suffering for hemorrhoid (also commonly known as piles) is not a laughing matter. If left ignored, your piles can develop into something serious and painful to bear. Ever heard treatments involving Ayurvedic natural remedies? Read on if Ayurvedic treatment for your piles is right for you. In Ayurvedic terms, piles are known as ArshaShoola, literally meant ‘feeling of pain like pricking with needles’. This sound like a joke but again, it’s not a laughing matter. Piles...

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Treatment For Piles In Children

Piles, also called hemorrhoids, are caused due to excessive straining when attempting to pass stools. As a result, the veins around the anus and the lower part of the rectum get dilated, and can result in itching, mild bleeding and irritation. While it is a common condition in adult, children are also prone to developing this condition. This can cause distress to not only the child, but also the parents. There are number of reasons why children develop piles, but this...

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Piles Treatment Diet

Piles is a clinical condition where the veins around the anus and the lower part of the rectum are dilated. As a result, patients experience a variety of symptoms such as itching, pain, leakage and occasionally bleeding from the piles. It is a common clinical condition, also called ‘hemorrhoids’ by healthcare professionals. The commonest cause for piles is excessive straining when attempting to open the bowels. In other words, constipation is a common cause. Constipation...

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Exercises For Piles Treatment

Hemorrhoids (or piles) is a common clinical condition characterized by dilatation and inflammation of the ano-rectal veins as a result of constipation and constant straining or pregnancy (in women). While the piles treatment options primarily include a high fiber diet and increased intake of water, exercise treatment also seems to bear a degree of benefit, depending on the cause. In this article, we will cover the various exercises for piles treatment. Before delving into...

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Treatment For Piles in Pregnancy

Piles, also called hemorrhoids is a clinical condition characterized by dilatation and engorgement of the veins at the lower part of the rectum and around the anus. It is commonly seen in patients who suffer from constipation and occurs due to excessive straining during defecation. In women, pregnancy and vaginal delivery predisposes them to developing piles, primarily because of raised intra-abdominal pressure and an alteration in the body’s hormones. Studies have shown...

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