Hemorrhoids are very common during pregnancy and childbirth

You know that your body experiences many changes during pregnancy. So it is probably not surprising to learn that having hemorrhoids during pregnancy is quite normal.

Carrying a developing baby and the strain of childbirth add a lot of pressure on your lower organs. It's no wonder that you may experience hemorrhoids.

But there are several things you can do to make the development of hemorrhoids less likely.

Follow the tips on this website, and take time for yourself, eat nutritious food, and exercise. This is good advice not only for hemorrhoids, but for your body and your baby.

Hemorrhoids are very common during pregnancy and childbirth

There is plenty you can do about them

  • You can help relieve your hemorrhoid symptoms with over-the-counter and prescription medications.
  • Simple lifestyle changes can help prevent hemorrhoids and make them feel less painful.