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Understanding The Differences Between Polyps & Hemorrhoids

When someone has a colonoscopy, one thing the specialist is looking for is the presence of polyps. But what are they, and why are they a potential problem? Polyps are growths in the inside of the large intestine. They can be raised or flat, and tend to grow in people over age 50, or in those who have a personal … Continue reading »

Welcome to HemHealing.com, Your Source For Hemorrhoid Relief

At some point in their lives, more than half of the U.S. population will have dealt with hemorrhoids. If you are doing so now, don’t suffer in silence. Hemorrhoids, while they can be embarrassing and uncomfortable, are not uncommon. In fact, they can affect just about anyone, and about half of all people have experienced hemorrhoids by the time they … Continue reading »

Embarrassed By Hemorrhoids? Don’t Be

There’s no doubt about it – hemorrhoids can be an uncomfortable, if not embarrassing ailment. Hemorrhoids are swollen and inflamed veins in the anus and lower rectum that can cause pain, itching, bleeding and, due to their sensitive location, blushing. But hemorrhoids are much more common than some may think. According to the Mayo Clinic, about half of the population … Continue reading »