Constipation Overview Constipation means hard stools that are difficult to pass or a sense of incomplete emptying after trying a bowel movement. Constipation usually is defined as fewer than three bowel movements per week. Severe constipation is defined as less than one bowel movement per week.¬† At the extreme end of the constipation spectrum is… Read More Constipation

Hemorrhoids – A very common disease after 50’s

Thousands of people develop this condition every single day, but luckily most treatments can be conducted right at home. Hemorrhoids are enlarged veins located in the lower part of the rectum and the anus. They become swollen because of increased pressure within them, usually due to straining at stools and during pregnancy. Internal Hemorrhoids are… Read More Hemorrhoids – A very common disease after 50’s