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How Long Do Hemorrhoids Last And Do They Go Away?

If you’re experiencing hemorrhoids, it’s only natural to be concerned about how long they last and when they’ll go away.  The length of time it takes for hemorrhoids to go away can vary from person to person and the type of hemorrhoids being experienced. Your diet may have an effect, as well as how you… Continue reading How Long Do Hemorrhoids Last And Do They Go Away?

Jessica Guht Sep. 13, 2022

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Rectal Prolapse vs Hemorrhoids – How To Tell The Difference?

Rectal prolapse and hemorrhoids can look and feel similar. Because of this, telling the difference between them isn’t always easy. This post explains what each condition is, the causes, symptoms, and treatments available, and when you should go and see a doctor.  What are hemorrhoids? Hemorrhoids, also called piles, are swollen veins around the rectum… Continue reading Rectal Prolapse vs Hemorrhoids – How To Tell The Difference?

Jessica Guht Sep. 13, 2022

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Shortness Of Breath After Drinking Alcohol – Causes & Treatment

Going out and enjoying alcohol is one of life’s great pleasures. Unfortunately, it comes with some nasty consequences.  Most people are aware that alcohol causes cirrhosis (scarring) of the liver. However, fewer people understand the link between alcohol consumption and lung health.  This post explores the link between alcohol consumption and breathing. We explain what… Continue reading Shortness Of Breath After Drinking Alcohol – Causes & Treatment

Jessica Guht Sep. 13, 2022

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Is Ginger Good For a Sore Throat?

Ginger is a tasty herb that improves the flavor of many dishes. For thousands of years, people have used it to fight ailments, from headaches to stomach cramps.  This post explores whether patients can use it for sore throats, too. Can this humble root, available in every store, provide meaningful relief? Let’s find out.  Does… Continue reading Is Ginger Good For a Sore Throat?

Jessica Guht Sep. 13, 2022

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Can You Pop a Hemorrhoid?

It’s estimated that around 10 million people in the US suffer from hemorrhoids every single year. However, this is just people who report having them – many more could exist, but they haven’t spoken up. There are many questions surrounding this topic as people look to seek relief from the symptoms. One of the most… Continue reading Can You Pop a Hemorrhoid?

Jessica Guht Sep. 12, 2022

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What’s the Difference Between a Hemorrhoid and a Skin Tag?

Hemorrhoids and skin tags are often confused with one another, sometimes causing people to misdiagnose themselves with one or the other. Understanding how to tell the difference between the two is important to ensure that you find the right treatment.  This article will go over both hemorrhoids and skin tags so you can learn the… Continue reading What’s the Difference Between a Hemorrhoid and a Skin Tag?

Jessica Guht Sep. 12, 2022

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Can Ear Infections Cause Hearing Loss?

Ear infections can be painful conditions in adults. However, they are more common in toddlers and babies.  Acute infections are rarely anything to worry about. However, with chronic infections comes the risk of hearing loss. This article discusses the types of ear infections, the risk of hearing loss, and what you can do about it. … Continue reading Can Ear Infections Cause Hearing Loss?

Jessica Guht Sep. 12, 2022

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Can You Get The Flu Twice In a Season?

Flu season starts in the fall around October time and persists until the end of March. February is when infections are most likely, with December and January just behind.  Getting the flu once is bad enough. But contracting it a second time in a single season is unthinkable. In this post, we ask whether it… Continue reading Can You Get The Flu Twice In a Season?

Jessica Guht Sep. 12, 2022

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Diarrhea After Drinking Alcohol: What’s the Cause?

Most people enjoy drinking from time to time. It is a way to relieve stress, socialize with friends and bookend a busy week at work. Unfortunately, though, it can have some rather nasty side effects, including diarrhea.  This post explores the causes of post-drink diarrhea, how to stop it and when to see a doctor.… Continue reading Diarrhea After Drinking Alcohol: What’s the Cause?

Jessica Guht Sep. 12, 2022

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How To Sit With Hemorrhoids?

Sitting with hemorrhoids can be challenging because all of the force comes directly down onto your anus. As a result, you are putting extra pressure on the area where your hemorrhoids reside.  Certain seating positions can cause more pain than others, prolonging your symptoms and making the problem worse. Below, you will see how to… Continue reading How To Sit With Hemorrhoids?

Jessica Guht Sep. 10, 2022

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How To Sleep With Hemorrhoids?

Hemorrhoids pose various problems throughout your daily life. While rarely a serious health concern, they can be incredibly annoying and cause other issues with your health. Most notably, lots of patients state they can’t sleep because of hemorrhoids. The pain and irritation stay in the back of your mind, making you feel too uncomfortable to… Continue reading How To Sleep With Hemorrhoids?

Jessica Guht Sep. 10, 2022