Articles – Hemorrhoid

Hemorrhoids 101

Hemorrhoids 101

By definition, hemorrhoids are distended veins present in the anal canal. Though painful, this condition is not serious. When veins swell inside the anal canal, they form internal hemorrhoids. If they swell near the mouth of the anus, they form external hemorrhoids. One can have both kinds

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Preventing Hemorrhoids

Preventing Hemorrhoids

Tips and Tricks to Prevent Hemorrhoids Hemorrhoids (or hemroids) are also known as piles. Although they can be extremely unpleasant and painful for many people, they can be easily treated and are very preventable. As hemorrhoids generally get worse as time goes by, health care professionals say

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Saving Victoria’s Leg – Magdi Alexander, MD saves a Nurse’s Leg

Saving Victoria’s Leg - Magdi Alexander, MD saves a Nurse’s Leg

Saving Victoria’s Leg Magdi Alexander, MD saves a Nurse’s Leg A caring, forward thinking physician can be the difference between keeping or losing a limb. Such was the case with Victoria Winter, early in 2013. Victoria suffered from a minor blister on her foot which she felt

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HMO vs PPO Insurance Policies

HMO vs PPO Insurance Policies

How HMOs and PPOs Differ Health insurance is a great thing for us to have. It helps cover the cost of otherwise expensive medical bills in exchange for monthly payments to your insurance provider. However, not all insurance policies are the same! There are cheaper policies, more

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Foods to Avoid to Help Hemorrhoids

Foods to Avoid to Help Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids occur when too much strain or pressure is applied to the rectal area, causing the veins to swell and develop into hemorrhoids. This pressure usually occurs while straining during bowel movements, which is often brought on by constipation and an unhealthy diet. While there are many

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