It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Bowel Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-14-2002, 05:59 PM   #1
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Schaumburg, IL
Posts: 58
lismark HB User
Post ?'s about hemorroids

Ok, I'm not sure who else to ask because this is embarrassing but I think Ihave hemorroids.. On Friday I tried to go to the bathroom and it hurt very badly! felt like I was trying to pass knives! There was some blood too. So it sounds like hemorroids right? i've been uncomfortable down there ever since. Also, I didn't go to the bathroom again till Tuesday and I'm also wondering how often you should go to the bathroom. I remember I had lots of problems as a kid down there and I'm wondering if this is all related. Any help would be really appreciated! thanks

 
Old 11-15-2002, 07:25 AM   #2
Inactive
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: stoughton WI USA
Posts: 4,086
mlgable HB User
Post

Your stool sounds like it is hard as well as hard to pass and this indicates constipation. It is not how often you go but the consistency of your stools and since you indicate they are hard to pass that would be a good sign of constipation. You need to add some fiber therapy 2-3 times daily to your routine by using something like Metamucil. Also since you are having some trouble with rectal bleeding and pain you should get this checked out by the doc to be sure you don't have a tear or something in the anal region. Increase your natural fiber intake too and be sure to drink plenty of water. Also add prunes or prune juice to your daily routine as this will help with your bowels.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
do hemorroids every go away fully marley09 Bowel Disorders 3 06-28-2010 03:08 PM
Please help soon - do I have hemorroids? kk1632 Bowel Disorders 4 04-24-2006 02:58 PM
Does sitting down cause Hemorroids? nokoBot Open to All Other Health Topics 1 02-25-2006 04:23 PM
How do you tell the difference between polyps and hemorroids? singer1 Bowel Disorders 4 06-27-2004 09:34 PM
OH NO, Hemorroids??? e_machinist Bowel Disorders 5 01-10-2004 10:07 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



flipfleury (33), solofelix (26), Babygirl43 (19), rufous57 (18), ladybud (16), quincy (15), sonray (15), TacomaGuy (14), sjb (13), nomorefissure (10)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1164), MSJayhawk (997), Apollo123 (896), Titchou (832), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (757), ladybud (745), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (665), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:02 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!