Piles are abnormally enlarged and dilated blood vessel ( mainly
veins) around the back passage or anus. Piles are also known as
"hemorrhoids”. Hemorrhoids occur in both men and women most
often between the ages of 20 and 50.
Common Causes of Piles: It can be hereditary with
congenital weakness of the vein walls. Continuous erect posture
cause high pressure in rectal veins. Straining by constipation
and over purgation may cause piles. Dysentery may aggravate
latent hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are also common among pregnant
women. The pressure of the foetus in the abdomen, as well as
hormonal changes, causes the hemorrhoid vessels to enlarge.
Home Remedies for Piles
Take 1 tbsp black cumin seeds (shah jeera), roast and mix with 1
tbsp of unroasted black cumin seeds and powder together. Take
1/2 a tsp with a glass of water once a day.
Tips 2: Radish juice taken in the morning and night. Start with 1/4
a cup and increase to 1/2 a cup gradually over a period of 1
Tips 3: Wash 3-4 figs. Soak in a glass of water over night. Eat them
first thing in the morning. Again repeat in the night.
Tips 4: Boil 1 ripe banana in 1 cup of milk, mash well. Take 3-4
times a day.
Tips 5: Crush bitter gourd leaves and extract the juice. Mix 3 tsp
in 1 glass of buttermilk, and drink on an empty stomach
every morning, for a month.
Tips 6: Drink a glass of buttermilk with 1/4 tsp carom seed powder (Ajwain)
and a pinch of salt.