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Minimally Invasive Treatments

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When at-home treatments aren’t enough for your hemorrhoids, your health  care provider may recommend a minimally invasive treatment. Hemorrhoid Banding Hemorrhoid banding is one of the most common and effective procedures used to treat internal hemorrhoids. Less invasive than surgery, this procedure is the most effective on small or medium-size hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids, which are swollen veins in the anus and lower … Continue reading »

Starting the Year Off Right: Making an Appointment

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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 »

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 »