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Question: I have swelling in my legs from past two days .how can i cure it? Or is it normal?
Answer: Hi Dear, leg swelling during pregnancy is common and usually goes away after delivery. In the meantime, it might help to.. Stay off your feet. Avoid standing for long periods. When you can, sit with your feet up and occasionally rotate your feet at the ankles and gently flex your feet to stretch your calf muscles. Better yet, lie down with your legs elevated.... Sleep on your left side.It also might help if you elevate your legs slightly with pillows. Be physically active every day. Take walks, ride a stationary bike. Stand or walk in the pool. Wear loose clothing. Tight clothing can restrict blood flow.... foot massage and reflexology, might help decrease foot and ankle swelling. Also, swelling doesn't mean cutting back on how much you drink.you should take 10 glass (2.4 liters) of fluids a day. Although mild swelling is normal, sudden swelling that is painful — especially if it's in one leg only — could be an indication of a blood clot.
Question: I'm having swelling in legs, my 5th month is running. is it normal?
Answer: Swelling are common during pregnancy due to a number of factors. The increased weight on the feet causes feet to swell. There are also a number of hormonal changes taking place during pregnancy that can cause it to swell. Also excess swelling cud b due to increased blood volume and circulation. Our prego bodies are working very hard during this last trimester to pump blood and sometimes the increased pressure in the veins leading to the extremities causes swelling. Deficiencies in folate, vitamin B6, and vitamin B-12 can contribute to it, so pls get urself checked fr tat I suggest you keep ur feet in running cold water for 2-3 times in a day or use a bag of frozen peas against the painful area on your wrist. Gently exercise to move the excess fluid, and keep your legs raised whenever possible. Drinking chamomile tea could also help. Exercise & massage helps to relieve the pain.
Question: my legs become swelling in 8 month
Answer: Hie the swelling in your feets is due to increase in blood volume As during pregnancy the blood volume increase near about 50% to meet the increasing demand of your baby and yourself Avoid standing or sitting for long intervals of time as it allows the blood to pool and hence cause swelling Take a quick walk for 2-5 min in between that would help with blood circulation Massage your feets once a day to ease the tension in muscles , get the blood circulating and ease pain or swelling You may apply cold pack or soak in a tub of warm water Also while sleeping keep a pillow in between your knees and below your feets to comfort you