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Question: Hiw to reduce swollen feet after delivery??
My swelling went after a month post delivery.... Don't worry .. Keep ur bp under check, don't sit with legs hanging down for long.... Avoid too much salty stuff n preservative foods....it'll be fine soon
Use sleeper in home specially doctor chappal & check ur bp regularly
Do not keep sitting or lying in same position for long. The swelling would go away in sometime.
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Question: Why is my wifes feet have swollen
Answer: swelling is very common during pregnancy..it may be reduced by eating foods that are high in potassium, such as bananas, and by avoiding caffeine.
Here are some other helpful hints to manage swelling during your pregnancy:
Avoid standing for long periods.Minimize outdoor time when it is hot.Rest with your feet elevated.Wear comfortable shoes, avoiding high heels if possible.Wear supportive tights or stockings.Avoid clothes that are tight around your wrists or ankles.Rest or swim in a pool.Use cold compresses on swollen areas.Drink water, which helps flush the body and reduce water retention.Minimize sodium (salt) intake and avoid adding additional salt to meals.
Question: Why are my feet swollen?
Answer: Hello dear. It's normal to have a certain amount ofswelling during pregnancy, particularly in your ankles and feet, because you're retaining more water. ... The pressure slows the return of blood from your legs, causing it to pool and force fluid from your veins into the tissues of yourfeet and ankles.
Dip your swollen feet in warm water to which some Rock salt or essential oils have been added. Add a few drops of peppermint oil in the warm water and soak your feet to alleviate the bloating and discomfort. A tonic water soak of comfortably cold water helps to pull out the swelling and pain from your feet.
Hope this helps.