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Get your butt in here

Once the hustle and bustle of family visits, parties and holiday hoopla have died down, I want you to get your butt in here. That’s right, I’m talking to you…the person who has waited months or even years to deal with the pain, burning and itch of hemorrhoids. Right now, your attention is where it should be—on enjoying this...

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Behind closed drawers

Nobody really knows what’s going on between your butt cheeks—but you do, and you’d probably like to keep it that way. Let’s be honest, nobody shares the horror stories about what’s happening behind closed drawers at a cocktail party. You probably wouldn’t call up your best friend to describe the pain, itching and bleeding you’ve...

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The bump in your rump

When you reach back, you can feel it. There’s a bump in your rump. Maybe you found it while showering, or maybe you noticed it princess-and-the-pea style whenever you sit down. Maybe you’ve started to experience symptoms, like pain, bleeding or a never-ending itch. It’s possible that bump has been there for some time, or maybe it just...

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Not your daddy’s surgery

Hemorrhoid surgery has gotten a bad rap. Let me be the first to tell you, that reputation is well-deserved. Many of my patients tell me of their childhood memories watching a parent writhing in pain for weeks after hemorrhoid surgery. That experience is so traumatizing, they swear they would never get surgery themselves. It seemed better to...

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The asteroids of Uranus

The most spectacular meteor shower of the year, the Perseids, is at its peak, with up to 100 visible streaks of light racing across the night sky every hour. These shooting stars can occur anywhere in the sky, but if you trace their paths backward they appear to radiate from the constellation Perseus in the northeast sky. I don’t...

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