27 weeks pregnant mother

Question: what can be done for leg swelling? is this normal or worrisome? plz help

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Answer: Yes its normal. Check ur bp. Derz nthng to worry. It can b bcoz of hormones as well as weight gain. Sometimes bp problem too While lying down keep ur legs elevated. Use pillows below legs..
Answer: Massage your legs gently , its not worrisome .
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