Hemorrhoids are a common problem and quite a taboo theme nowadays. Hemorrhoids are a part of the corpus cavernosum and are responsible for keeping the sphincter closed. However, when inflamed or irritated, they can cause quite an unpleasant mess.
Swollen hemorrhoids cause burning and itchiness in the area around the anus which is an embarrassing topic to talk about. Most people won’t go to the doctor or talk about the problem, which is a mistake that can have serious consequences. However, instead of removing them surgically, you should know that there are many natural remedies which can treat your hemorrhoids and reduce the irritation and inflammation. Here are some of them:
Potatoes are a dehydrating ingredient that can easily reduce swelling. Grind some potatoes to paste and rub it on the affected area – this method is especially effective against swollen and bleeding hemorrhoids.