Similar Questions with Answers
Question: What should I do for swollen feet?
Answer: Various factors contribute to foot and ankle swelling during pregnancy. For starters, your body retains more fluid during pregnancy. Also, your growing uterus puts pressure on your veins, which impairs return of blood to your heart. Here are the few tips you can follow 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.
Question: My ankle and feet is swollen. Please suggest what should I do.
Answer: Hi dear, Swelling is very normal part of pregnancy.it is usually due to water retention and more blood supply. Swelling in legs and hands is called edema,and is quite normal.it happens to keep your body soft to expand during pregnancy. Try to drink plenty of water and lower intake of salt in food. Try not to hang your legs and keep it up with support.
Question: I have bp 130/80 and extremely swollen feet and ankles.. is this a sign of preeclampsia and should I go for delivery by induction this week ??
Answer: Hi, if BP S more than 140 then u and get worried. Mine was as urs at 38th week. I got admitted 12 days early to d given date by myself. Ur wish. If u r too much tierd discuss wit ur family n admit. Happy pregnancy