According to WebMD, the most effective means of treating hemorrhoids are a series of lifestyle changes that improve bowel habits and prevent them from getting worse. Several over-the-counter medicines help alleviate some... More »

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A person should see a doctor for hemorrhoids that cause severe rectal bleeding, but minor bleeding may be treated at home, according to MedlinePlus. Common symptoms associated with hemorrhoids include painless blood from... More »

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The type of doctor that treats hemorrhoids is a colorectal surgeon, according to Remedy's Health Communities. Colorectal surgeons treat a number of conditions related to the lower digestive tract, including those affecti... More »

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Having healthy bowel habits is the first method for treating hemorrhoids at home, according to WebMD. Over-the-counter pain relievers, application of ice and sitz baths can also help. More »

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Non-surgical treatments for hemorrhoids include non-prescription creams and suppositories to minimize swelling, itching and pain as well as minimally-invasive medical procedures, such as laser coagulation treatments and ... More »

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Bleeding hemorrhoids can be treated in a variety of ways at home using over-the-counter medications and corrective diet. At-home treatment and preventative measures can provide immediate relief and fast recovery. More »

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Amoebic dysentery requires medical treatment involving a series of medications, beginning with 10 days of metronidazole given orally. Paromomycin or diloxanide is the usual follow-up treatment. Patients who are vomiting ... More »

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