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my feet ache!!!! so bad!!! help plz

ive had REALLLLY bad swelling.. its luckily not pre eclampsia, but my dr said its the worse he has ever seen without it being pre eclampsia..

wel today my feet are hurting SO bad... i havent even done a lot of walking i just woke up and they HURT when i walk. at the top of my foot, and my ankle mostly. they are swollen but not as bad as they usually are. elevating my feet does not work, either does a warm bath,

oh they also fall asleep a LOT and sometimes they feel like needles are poking at them even when they arent asleep.. is that normal?? lol

i feel like a weirdo.

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Asked by MomNbabyGirl009 at 3:30 PM on Jan. 28, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • ps.. it doesnt feel like the pain from just being pregnant with the weight pushing down and stuff, its a different kind of pain.. it feels like my feet are going to rip open ... :(

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 3:31 PM on Jan. 28, 2009

  • I seen a foot doctor several time for my feet and sadly not much can be done but soak them,massage them and wear when you can good shoes like rykas,which make many styles.
    Best of luck..

    Answer by Baby1114 at 3:34 PM on Jan. 28, 2009

  • Elevate your feet as much as possible. I had the same problem with my first and I also did not have pre eclampsia. (until the very end) I had to wear vans because regular shoes were too small...even the wide ones. I had bad swelling everywhere no matter how much or how little water I drank. I litterally had kankles because you couldnt see them. They were as big as my calves. Good news was that I lost 25lbs in the hospital alone because of water weight. Most women only lose 15. LOL gotta stay positive. I would rest and elevate every chance you get.

    Answer by LovinEveryDay at 3:40 PM on Jan. 28, 2009

  • i had that problem too. all i could do was stay off of them as much as possible. hth!!

    Answer by chachimami at 3:59 PM on Jan. 28, 2009

  • Do you have Diabetes? Someof the sympthoms sound like it. Check it with the doctor.

    I hope you feel better.


    Answer by Madrepor2ndavez at 8:30 PM on Jan. 28, 2009

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