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

 

Causes:

 

• 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