Causes of Piles (Haemorrhoids)

The exact cause of haemorrhoids is unclear, but they're associated with increased pressure in the blood vessels in and around your anus.This pressure can cause the blood vessels in your back passage to become swollen and inflamed.

Modern Lifestyle, Junk food,Stress,improper eating habits accounted for a majority of Ano-rectal complications like Piles, Fissures & Fistula. In all Ano-rectal diseases major contribution is of a Varicose veins inflammation which in normal terms are swollen veins. There can be a lot of reasons for these ailments however the basic reasons are:-

  1. Improper eating habits,Junk food.
  2. Straining to empty your bowels, for example if you have constipation.
  3. Indigestion & Prolonged Constipation.
  4. Ageing – as you get older you may be more likely to get piles because your anal canal weakens.
  5. Diarrhoea lasting a long time.
  6. Long-term coughing.
  7. Having a family history of piles.
  8. Excessive Oily, Spicy, fatty & Non-Veg food.
  9. Lack Of High Fiber Diet.
  10. Long sitting working hours.
  11. Prolong use of Antibiotics & Allopathic drugs.
  12. Pregnancy & Overweight.
  13. Excessive Heavy weight lifting .