Hemorrhoids also known as piles is among the most common diseases of the world. For some people, hemorroides are basically a vascular structure in the anal passage, but when these veins get swollen or inflamed, it becomes a disease called hemorrhoid or piles. There are two types of hemorrhoid: internal hemorrhoid that are generally painless accompanied by red rectal bleeding and external hemorrhoid which are painful or the area around anus gets swollen. External hemorrhoid are accompanied by painful darker bleeding that usually occurs during bowel movements.
There is no major difference between piles and hemorrhoid, both are same almost. Anyone can suffer from piles, there is no age bar for the bar for this to happen, however, studies shows that people above 45 years are more likely to suffer especially people having a lazy lifestyle (the lifestyle of wealthy) with no exercise physical activities or workout.
What Are Hemorrhoids Signs And Symptoms
- Pain or discomfort during a bowel movement.
- Itching or irritation around the affected region.
- Uneasy or pain, when you are sitting.
- Swelling or lump formation.
- Bleeding frequently during the bowel movement (occurs mostly in case of external hemorrhoids).
- More chronic form if blood gets mixed with stool.
- Formation of blood clots
- Constipation (the major factor)
- Straining during bowel movements
- Sitting for longer periods of time (at office or on toilet)
- Anal sex
- Low fiber diet
- Poor lazy lifestyle
- Lack of exercise and yoga
- Aging and weakness.
How Prevalent Is Hemorrhoids Among People?
People between 40 to 75 years old more likely to suffer from hemorrhoids, researchers shows that more than 3 million people visit hospitals for piles surgery, while Apollo Hospitals report that 10 million cases of piles and hemorrhoids come from India alone. So lots of people are going through this dirty painful disease. The worst thing about piles and hemorrhoids is that it can not be cured permanently but can be prevented by taking precautions and adapting a healthy lifestyle.
Types of Hemorrhoids: Internal And External Hemorrhoid
It is completely normal to have vascular structure around the anal area because these veins area or vascular structure acts like a cushion that facilitates smoother bowel movements. The problem, however, starts when these veins extend or form a lump which in turn obstructs passing out of stools. Swollen, inflamed or lumped veins in the anal cavity or rectal cavity is called Hemorroides.
1. Internal Hemorrhoid
2. External Hemorrhoid
External hemorrhoids are more painful accompanied by all major symptoms like itching discomfort while sitting and even rectal bleeding. These hemorrhoids are found under the skin around the anus, where there are many more pain-sensing nerves, therefore they prone to hurt as well as bleed. These hemorrhoids are the most common and most troublesome but treatment is available
Grades Of Hemorrhoids
Prevention is the cure
However, We classify the Hemorrhoids Treatment like:
There are some easy steps which can help in curing the Hemorrhoids by yourselves.