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Starting the Year Off Right: Making an Appointment

Calendar: Medical Exam Reminder/ Doctor Appointment

It is time to make an appointment about your hemorrhoids! If you have tried home treatments and medications, you should see a doctor. There are minimally invasive options like hemorrhoid banding that are very effective in treating internal hemorrhoids. These procedures are less invasive than surgery and can be done in an outpatient setting. This procedure is the most effective on small or medium-size hemorrhoids. Other minimally invasive options include: Injections … Continue reading »

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Treatment and Tips for Hemorrhoid and Colon Health

If you are coping with hemorrhoids, there are lots of ways to find relief. Assessing the problem properly is key to finding the best, fastest cure. For example, some people do fine with home remedies and over-the-counter products. Others, especially those who have repeated flare-ups, often need to have an outpatient treatment done, or even surgery. A lot of factors … Continue reading »

Specialists Offer Quick, Easy Hemorrhoid-Removal Procedures

Specialists can provide relief for hemorrhoids

Tried every over-the-counter cream and ointment for hemorrhoids, with little or no results? Also run through the gamut of prescription salves? Then it may be time for you to consider a surgical procedure to quickly, easily get rid of the problem. There are now many procedures available to remove hemorrhoids, and most can be done in an outpatient setting. That … Continue reading »

Is Surgery Right For You?

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If you suffer from recurring hemorrhoids or they cause severe pain or bleeding, it may be time to consider more than an over-the-counter option for relief. Several non-invasive treatment options are available to treat hemorrhoids, and many are outpatient procedures that will have you home in the same day. According to the Mayo Clinic, your doctor may suggest one of … Continue reading »

How Long Should I Use OTC Remedies?

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Hemorrhoids, while they can be inconvenient, painful and embarrassing, are normally not serious and disappear on their own after a few days. In most cases, over-the-counter remedies, including creams, medicated wipes and suppositories provide relief from the pain and itching caused by hemorrhoids. But sometimes these options are not enough and medical attention is necessary. If home remedies don’t give … Continue reading »