Hemorrhoids represent one of the most common diseases in humans. It is often followed by a relapse. Hemorrhoids are enlarged and inflamed vessels in and around the anus and the lower rectum. They manifest both male and females equally. The occurrence is more frequent over 50 years of age, because the connective tissue of blood vessels and rectum with age aging and loses its elasticity. Also, hemorrhoids are common during pregnancy, but it is associated with loss of elasticity of blood vessels.
Discomfort in the area of the anus which include pain, severe tingling, itching and bleeding signal the presence of hemorrhoids, which may never be ignored. But let us not forget the best friend of hemorrhoids – constipation (infrequent and difficult bowel movement, followed by a hard and meager capital and sense of insufficient bowel movements). When constipation occurs an increased pressure in the lower part of the rectum, which may cause swelling of the blood vessels around the anus. What is the
result? The result is known: the aforementioned clinical symptoms of hemorrhoids.
Fortunately, there is a natural product which may relieve symptoms or completely cure hemorrhoids. Its Latin name is Prunus domestica, and in the crowd is known as plum, dark blue plum. Dark blue plum rarely mentioned as a healthy and healing fruit. But it contains very few calories (about 40 calories per 100 grams of fruit grams) and contains many useful substances, beta-carotene, fiber, oils, B vitamins, vitamin E, K, iron, potassium, calcium, magnesium .. . In alternative medicine used against: atherosclerosis, heart disease and blood vessels, bronchitis, obesity, memory loss, depression, eczema, coughing, nausea and vomiting, elevated cholesterol, liver problems etc..
Prunes is oldest folk remedy for constipation and hemorrhoids: partially clean the intestines and addictive (which is often the case with remedies). This power is due to the pectin, which swells the hair, is pressing the edges of the intestines and thus encourages their work. The most important thing is to hit the dose of prunes. Too much will cause a violent reaction – cramps and diarrhea, and too little nothing. Usually it is recommended to consume from 5-8 prunes a day to normalize the capital and to say goodbye to those pesky hemorrhoids.