Anal Pain

Pain coming from the bottom area is not something that we are used to feeling and, as a consequence, anal pain can cause a lot of worries.

Anal Bleeding

Persistent bleeding from the back passage (anal or rectal bleeding) is something that you should always see a doctor about, as the blood can come from anywhere in your bowels.

Anal Itching

An itchy bottom may be just an annoyance, or may be so bothersome that it dominates your life. Although it is very unpleasant, anal itching seldom means anything serious.

Anal Problems

Almost everyone is embarrassed about seeing the doctor about an anal problem, such as anal pain, wind, or anal itching. It is important that you get over this worry, so...


The lining of the anal canal contains three soft, spongy pads of tissue that act as an extra seal to keep the canal closed until you go to the lavatory....