Piles is a disease related to the anus, in which warts are formed in the inner and outer part of the anus. Due to this, there is swelling in the veins of the anus and pain in the surrounding area. Due to piles, you may have trouble walking, sitting and getting up and doing daily tasks. Also, there may be difficulty in defecation, but piles can be treated.

Allopathic, Ayurvedic and homeopathic therapies and medicines are available for the treatment of piles. Apart from this, acupressure can also be used to cure piles. This can give quick relief to the patient. In this article we will learn about acupressure points for piles-

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  1. Acupressure Point for Piles
  2. Benefits of Piles Acupressure Treatment
  3. What Not To Do During Piles Treatment
  4. Summary
Doctors for Top Acupressure Points to Relieve Piles Naturally

To get relief from the problems of piles, it can be treated through acupressure points. Acupressure points SP 8 and UB 57 are some such points, which make it possible to treat piles. Let's know about these points in detail-

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Acupressure point UB 57 - Bladder

In case of piles, applying pressure on UB 57 point is effective in reducing piles or hemorrhoid pain, constipation, lower back pain, leg cramps. Apart from this, pressing this point improves blood circulation in the legs.

Location- This acupressure point is on the back of the leg and below the gastrocnemius muscle of the abdomen.

Method of doing UB 57 acupressure- To get relief from the problem of piles, apply strong pressure on the acupressure UB 57 point and stop for a few seconds. Press UB 57 points twice a day to get better results.

Benefits of pressing UB 57 point - Apart from relieving the problem of piles, this acupressure point can also provide relief from other problems. Such as relief in leg cramps, muscle relaxation, reduction in leg pain and back pain, poor circulation in the legs, etc. In such a situation, pressing this point can also be beneficial to overcome these problems.

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Acupressure Point UB 60 - Bladder

Pressing this point can also provide relief to the patient.

Location - This point is located on the foot behind the external malleolus, between the tendo calcaneus and the external malleolus.

How to do UB 60 acupressure - Just press this point for a while and then release it lightly.

Benefits of pressing the UB 60 point - Many other types of problems can occur when there is a problem of piles. This acupressure is beneficial in removing these problems. Apart from this, it is beneficial in reducing lower back pain, reducing numbness, reducing headaches, neck stiffness, improving blurred vision, relieving heel pain, and reducing epileptic seizures. Keep in mind that to overcome these problems, keep taking proper advice from the doctor.

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Acupressure Point SP 6 - Spleen

This acupressure point can also prove beneficial for patients.

Location - This point is located on the inner surface of the foot, four fingers above the inner bone of the ankle.

Method of doing acupressure - Apply comparatively heavy pressure on the SP 6 point and hold it for a minute. Then repeat the same process with the other leg.

Benefits of pressing SP 6 point - Not only piles, it can cure undigested food as well as loose stools, irregular menstruation, uterine bleeding, clinical depression, immunity deficiency, chronic fatigue, impotence, low sperm count, infertility in men and women. It is also beneficial in lack of sexual desire in men and women, pain in the external genitalia, pain in varicose veins, insomnia, PMS, side effects of radiation and chemotherapy in cancer patients.

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Acupressure Point SP 8 - Spleen

The benefits of this are explained in detail below.

Location - It is located a little lower in the front part of the leg. Apparently it is on the line connecting SP 9 and the tip of the medial malleolus.

How to do acupressure - Use your thumb and gently hold the SP 8 point, release it after a minute. Do the same process with the other leg.

Benefits of pressing SP 8 point - Pressing this point can cure many health conditions, such as anorexia, dyspnea, abdominal distention, dysentery, severe uterine bleeding, severe uterine cramps, postpartum hemorrhage, etc. Apart from this, it is also very beneficial in impotence, abdominal pain, diarrhea, edema and difficulty in urination.

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The advantage of acupressure points for piles is that with one or two acupressure points, many health benefits are mentioned above. Their aim is to provide balance and a healthy body by preventing any disorder.

Apart from treating piles, by applying pressure on the UB acupressure points mentioned for the urinary bladder, it can also help in relieving problems like severe uterine bleeding, severe uterine cramps, postpartum bleeding, impotence, abdominal pain, diarrhea, edema, difficulty in urination and fatigue etc.

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It is important to keep some precautions in mind while acupressure treatment of piles, so that you do not have any physical or mental trouble. These precautions need to be taken, such as-

  • Pregnant women should avoid acupressure treatment in the problem of piles.
  • People suffering from diarrhea and fever should avoid acupressure treatment for piles.
  • If you have a serious bladder problem, then acupressure treatment is not suitable for you.
  • Elderly persons with chronic piles problem should also not undergo acupressure treatment.

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Acupressure therapy is a natural and simple remedy for the treatment of early stages of piles. However, it is not the only treatment option and works in combination with other treatment methods. Also, it is a slow process which takes time to cure the problem of piles. Pregnant women and people suffering from serious bladder problems should avoid acupressure treatment for piles. If there is no improvement in the condition of piles with acupressure or the problem is increasing further, then contact the doctor immediately.

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