A 49-year-old male asked:
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Do kegels help tone anal sphincter and manage hems? Keep them from swelling?

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Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pelvic Floor only: Kegel exercises strengthen the pelvic floor, but do not get rid of hemorrhoids. By strengthening the pelvic floor, this might help to get them to decrease in size a bit, however, by improving the circulation in the area.
Answered on Oct 20, 2013

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