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other than this what helps!?!?!

other than propping your feet up, what helps with swelling?

its pretty severe today i looked like a blow fish... i know go to l&d or call dr well i have a drs appt tomorrow ive been waiting till tomorrow to bring it back up to him. hes seeing if i have pre eclampsia because my swelling is soooo severe. anyway, in the mean time is there anything else other than propping your feet up above your hips to help??

it kinda feels like theyre going to tear lol and they are kinda itchy and tingly too.

thanks :))

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MomNbabyGirl009

Asked by MomNbabyGirl009 at 1:54 AM on Jan. 19, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • oh man i feel ya girl lol i dont know what to do im pretty much along side you on this one lol
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 1:56 AM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • Try soaking in cool water for awhile, then putting your feet up. It worked for me!
    Rebecca7708

    Answer by Rebecca7708 at 1:57 AM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • awh are you swelling bad too??

    where all are you swelling?
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 1:57 AM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • well what helps with getting the swelling to go down in your hands and arms and upper legs and face?
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 1:58 AM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • in my feet ankle my wrists arms ugh i feel as if im being stabbed with needles and ugh any pressure i feel like im just gonna scream and my feet dont fit in my shoes no more :(
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 1:59 AM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • yeah my feet dont feet in my flip flops that are a whole size bigger than what i normally wear. the straps are so tight they indent about 1/2 an inch deep :(
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 2:04 AM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • im sorry girl i really wish i knew something beside the water thign the personabove said but hell if i did i would be feeling great lol
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 2:06 AM on Jan. 19, 2009

  • Cool soak.
    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 2:26 AM on Jan. 19, 2009

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