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5 Common Misconceptions About Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids are extremely common but are rarely talked about. For this reason, many adults aren’t properly educated about the symptoms of or treatments for hemorrhoids. Los Angeles-based hemorrhoid specialist Dr. Allen Kamrava debunks the myths associated with hemorrhoids and their treatments.   Myth: Hemorrhoids only occur in senior adults. Hemorrhoids are most common between the  Continue Reading »

What Kind of Doctor Treats Hemorrhoids?

It’s one of the most common ailments, yet no one wants to talk about it: Hemorrhoids.  According to the National Institutes of Health, nearly half of all people have hemorrhoids by age 50. If you’re experiencing anal bleeding, rectal pain, or chronic hemorrhoid symptoms, it’s time to start asking: What kind of doctor treats hemorrhoids?  Continue Reading »

6 Methods To Living A Healthy Summer

Summer is a wonderful time to relax, spend time with family and friends, and enjoy the outdoors. Maintain your health this summer with top health tips from the Los Angeles Hemorrhoid Specialist.   1. Incorporate A Berry Medley Add a refreshing bite to your summer diet by consuming berries. Blueberries, strawberries, and raspberries are rich  Continue Reading »

FDA Approval Process Flaws Come to Light

Years after initial market approval, numerous prescription drugs have been flagged for their excessively detrimental side effects. A study on 222 FDA-approved prescription drugs has revealed that 71 of them pose serious, undisclosed risks for skin reactions, liver damage, cancer, and death. The major concern surrounding these new findings is that most side effects were  Continue Reading »

The Health Benefits Of Happiness

“Being happy has been demonstrated in numerous studies to actually have health benefits, both short term and long term. It seems that being happy is correlated with living longer, boosting our immune system and more. So in general, do things that improve your mood and make you happy, and you will be healthier for it.  Continue Reading »

How Often Are Medical Studies Really Real?

How is it that one week, a certain weight loss study shows amazing results; proven by research to be the next big thing, and then the following week it is totally discredited by another study? “The simple explanation is that many medical studies are worthless. It is common knowledge in the research community, a phenomenon  Continue Reading »

The Millennial Colon Cancer Crisis

Almost everyone loves fast food. It is cheap, quick, and tasty, the perfect meal for a young person too busy to cook for themselves. Los Angeles hemorrhoid specialist and board-certified colorectal surgeon Dr. Allen Kamrava recommends young people reconsider eating fast food regularly. Fast food diets have been increasingly shown to have negative effects on the  Continue Reading »

Can A Cup Of Coffee Save Your Health?

Scientists have discovered that caffeine can help the cardiovascular system by decreasing the inflammatory processes in the system that may lead to increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Los Angeles hemorrhoid specialist Dr. Allen Kamrava shares the reason why you should start incorporating coffee in your daily routine. Most adults enjoy a cup of coffee in  Continue Reading »

Seven Natural Methods To Detox Your Colon

The colon is a vital part of the digestive system. The colon’s main function is to absorb the nutrients and liquids from the digested material that was not absorbed by the stomach and the small intestines during digestion. Colorectal surgeon and hemorrhoid specialist Los Angeles, Dr. Allen Kamrava details the benefits of colon health and how  Continue Reading »

Can Camping Save Your Sleep Cycle?

  A few nights out in the wilderness can do wonders to improve your sleep cycle. With the hustle and bustle of having a full time job or being a full time student, sleep can seem like a precious commodity that we get less and less of. Being constantly glued to our cellphones and computers  Continue Reading »