35 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Swelling in hand and on face

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Answer: During pregnancy, your body produces about 50 percent more blood and other body fluids to help baby grow. And some of that extra fluid is going to fill up your tissues, especially in your hands, feet, legs and ankles. They help soften your body, allowing your joints and tissues to open up and prepare for delivery. You’ll typically see more swelling around your fifth month, lasting through the third trimester.
Answer: Swelling is generally due to water retention in body. As there is rapid increase in blood volume and bodily fluids, many a times kidney functioning slows down due to various factors which results in water retention. Drink plenty of water snd decrease your salt intake. Don't stand for long hours.
Answer: Swelling is a normal part of pregnancy that is caused by this additional blood and fluid. Normal swelling, which is also called edema, is experienced in the hands, face, legs, ankles, and feet. ... The extra fluids account for approximately 25% of the weight women gain during pregnancy.
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