Hemorrhoids Baton Rouge – Why The Stigma?

Hemorrhoids are one of the most common gastrointestinal issues in the world, affecting as much as 50% of the population by the age of 50. People with this condition may suffer from pain, bleeding, leakage of stool, inability to control bowels, and other symptoms which can be severe. Yet despite how common the condition is, there is… Read more »

Do Hemorrhoids Lead To Cancer?

No. Hemorrhoids do not lead to cancer.  However, the primary indication to many people that they may be suffering from hemorrhoids is blood in the stool, on the toilet paper, or in the toilet bowl after a bowel movement.  Writing off this symptom as hemorrhoids without consultation from a gastroenterologist, who specializes in the study… Read more »