Hemorrhoids are swollen veins that occur in and around the anal region. Piles or hemorrhoids are a common condition that is caused due to a variety of factors. Some of the most common factors of piles are constipation, poor diet, sedentary lifestyle, hereditary factors, obesity, pregnancy, etc. Piles are a condition that affects people of both genders equally. However, some studies say that men are slightly more prone to getting piles. Regardless of that, it is not uncommon to see women with piles. In this blog, we are going to discuss a few things that women need to know about piles.