Piles (Hemorrhoids)

Piles (Hemorrhoids):
• Piles is a result of inflammation of veins around the rectum
• Symptoms depend on which veins are affected

Symptoms to look for:
• If internal veins get infected, then there is no discomfort
• If external veins are infected, there is pain while passing stool
• Presence of lumps around the anal opening
• Itching and irritation
• Blood in stool

• Conditions which cause increased pressure on veins around the anus:
• Chronic constipation
• Diarrhoea
• The weight of the foetus and increase in blood flow during pregnancy
• Heavy weight-lifting jobs
• Excessive consumption of spices and condiments

Natural home remedy using radish:
1. Crush 1 radish
2. Add some milk to make a thick paste
3. Mix well
4. Apply around the anal opening
5. Wash off after 15 min
6. Repeat 2 times a day

Natural home remedy using cumin seeds:
1. Take 1 tbsp cumin seed powder
2. Add water to make a thick paste
3. Mix well
4. Apply on the affected area
5. Leave for 15 min
6. Wash off with water
7. Do this 2 times a day

Natural home remedy using ginger and mint leaves:
1. Crush some ginger (1 inch piece) and make a paste
2. Crush a handful of mint leaves and make a paste
3. Take 1 tsp ginger paste
4. Add 2 tsp mint leaves’ paste
5. Mix well
6. Press the paste on a sieve and extract its juice
7. Add 2 tsp lemon juice to it
8. Add 1 tsp honey
9. Mix well
10. Consume 2 times a day