Stop using all those dangerous ointments and suppositories, all you need is Grandma's home remedy for hemorrhoids. It's a safe, inexpensive and real simple solution to relieve your painful condition.
There are many reasons why people are stricken with hemorrhoids. One of the main causes is straining, usually from having bowel movements, but not always. Many women will experience their first bout of hemorrhoids after giving birth, or during pregnancy.
A hemorrhoid is a varicose vein that forms on either the outside or inside of a rectum. Once you discover one hemorrhoid you most likely have several. There are times they become swollen and bleed from irritation, this is when your condition can become extremely uncomfortable.
If you've been dealing with painful hemorrhoids for awhile you have most likely discovered that buying all those over-the-counter tubes of preparation is a big waste of your time and money. At first you may experience a small amount of hemorrhoid relief but it don't last long and the irritation seems to get worse over time. I'm sure you've also found the same results with the suppositories. Some people think that when you have internal hemorrhoids that suppositories are the only salution but suppositories are actually worthless.
When you try Grandma's really simple home remedy for hemorrhoids you'll be amazed at how quickly you'll get hemorrhoid relief from all that discomfort. With any home remedy it takes persistence and patience.
Sometimes A Home Remedy Just Sounds Too Easy!
If you've been searching for a real simple home remedy for hemorrhoids this home remedy just don't get much easier.
Get yourself a large jar of pure petroleum jelly, any brand is fine as long as it doesn't have any perfumes, dyes, or medication. Put a generous amount on a swatch of toilet paper and wipe yourself like when you have a bowel movement. From then on anytime you have a bowel movement reapply the petroleum jelly.
Fill up your hot water bottle with hot water and sit in your favorite chair and put your feet up. Or lay down on the couch and place the hot water bottle under you, between your buttocks and your thighs (where your legs bend to sit). Make sure it's a hot water bottle and not an electric heating pad. You need the moist heat to penetrate deep into the tissues of your rectum. You will feel instant relief as the moist heat helps melt the petroleum jelly and penetrates into your rectum tissues.
Repeat doing this several times a day. When you bath or shower make sure you use a good homemade soap or at least a soap that has no perfume or dyes. If you can find goats milk and olive oil soap, by all means, use that!
That's it! You will quickly learn to love the comfort and lubrication this home remedy for hemorrhoids provides. It can be used as often as you need it with no burning, no side effects, and no worry of over medicating yourself.
Put On Your Detective Hat!
Like any illness it's important to learn to take care of yourself when suffering from a bout of hemorrhoids. One of the first things you'll need to think about is what is causing the flare up. Sometimes it's your diet. Are you drinking enough water? Are you eating enough grains, fruits and vegetables? Do you stand in one spot for a long period of time? Especially think about what type of floor you are standing on. Does your job require you to do a lot of lifting?
One possibility you could be dealing with is a food allergy that causes you to strain during a bowel movement. If you think this is possible, why not try going on a Food Elimination Diet?
is a topic that most people don't even consider when dealing with a disability. You may be surprised to know that many diseases are caused by food allergies and sometimes the side effects of drugs.
Take the time to investigate the different possibilities of what is causing your hemorrhoid condition. Stop depending on a medical diagnosis and medicines to take care of all your illnesses. The only cure for hemorrhoids is an operation to remove them and that is no guarantee you will never suffer from this condition again. It's a very painful and long rehabilitation.
Even if you are seeing blood when having a bowl movement, don't think the worst. It's usually just a blood vessel or irritation of the tissue that is causing the bleeding. Give this really simple home remedy for hemorrhoids a try believe me, its well worth the time with very little expense.
The statements made here have not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. These statements are not intended to diagnose, treat or cure or prevent any disease. This notice is required by the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
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