Q How is Piles caused?
Piles is a common problem affecting a large chunk of
the population. It is estimated that 30% of population generally suffer from
Piles during lifetime.
been identified as the main cause of Piles. Pushing hard to pass stools puts a
strain on the veins in the anal canal which eventually dilate and enlarge to
form ‘piles’. Piles are more common in women during pregnancy and childbirth
and there is some evidence that piles
run in families.