How to Cure Hemorrhoids: Sitz Bath

A sitz bath is a warm water bath used for healing hemorrhoids and for cleansing purposes. It consists of using lukewarm water in a water pan or bath tub and simply soaking the bottom there. You can also buy specially designed tubs called Sitz Baths at leading medical stores or online at amazon.com. Some people like to add baby oil or salts to stimulate nerve endings that have been strained or worn out (for instance with piles). It's recommended to take a Sitz Bath regularly such as … [Read more...]

How to Cure Hemorrhoids: A Healthy Diet

A healthy diet is a must for those who want to permanently keep hemorrhoids away.  Diet plays a critical role in causing, and preventing hemorrhoids. Regularly eating high fiber foods can dramatically decrease the chance of hemorrhoids occurring.  A low-fiber diet or inadequate fluid intake can cause constipation, which can contribute to hemorrhoids in the following ways: It promotes straining on the toilet and it also worsens the hemorrhoids by producing hard stools that further irritate the … [Read more...]