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Hemorrhoids are extremely common, yet the nature of this ailment means they’re not mentioned publicly often, and are therefore somewhat mysterious.
The AARP described them perfectly: “basically varicose veins of the tush.” You probably didn’t know that:
It sounds awful. But you don’t have to suffer. There are ways to get rid of the uncomfortable symptoms hemorrhoids can cause.
Harvard Medical School offers some tips to soothe the irritation of hemorrhoids:
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