Piles, also known as hemorrhoids is the inflammation and swelling of the veins in anal canal. Itching, constipation, bleeding and burning sensation are the general symptoms of the disease. Though Siddha System shows 21 types of piles, generally it is classified into internal and external piles. Internal piles can’t be felt and is generally painless while external piles can be felt around the anus and is painful.
Sedentary lifestyle or frequent travel, Constipation, Frequent stomach disorders like diarrhea, Delaying response to bowel movements, Using alcohol and cigarettes, Less fiber content in food.