What Kind of Salt Should Be Used for a Sitz Bath?

Answer If you have recently had an episiotomy (cut between vagina and anus) performed during childbirth or hemorrhoid surgery, your physician may have recommended a sitz bath. A sitz bath can help natural... Read More »

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How to Take a Sitz Bath?

Sitz baths are helpful post colon and rectal surgery. You may benefit from using one when you're experiencing any pain around the anal or urinal regions.

If I were to take a sitz bath........?

good question.... pardon me while I consult my proctologist newsletter:ah yes, there it is...."bran muffins and your posterior"oooo this should be good reading!

How to perform a sitz bath?

A sitz bath is an immersion bath in which a person sits in a tub of water that covers the hips, buttocks and lower abdomen. Sitz baths--whether hot, cold, neutral or alternating--have therapeutic e... Read More »

What is the sole purpose of taking a sitz bath,utilizing the big red rubber hot water bottle and putting?

sitz bath>helps calm inflamed tissuesbig red rubber hot water bottle>applying warmth to areas of the body where medically-speaking it is helpful e.g. toothache, stomach during menstrual cramps, ear... Read More »