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swollen sore feet

I'm 38 wks, with GD and incredibly swollen and sore feet.
My s/o is convinced that cranberry juice will help pee out some water retention, do you think it will help.
He's worried my kidneys are working overtime..

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Asked by AshleyRoseG at 12:51 PM on Jun. 23, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Yeah I've heard cranberry juice is good for swelling and to purify the kidneys. If your hands and face is puffy then you should probably talk to your doctor. Otherwise it's normal for feet to swell up when you're that far along especially if it's hot out.

    Answer by Gelijones at 12:58 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • its mostly my feet/legs
    my hands are a bit swollen but it's carpel tunnel
    and my face is just plain fat lol

    Answer by AshleyRoseG at 1:08 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • I know you said you have GD but how has your blood pressure been running? Swollen feet can be a sign of high BP

    Answer by Jaydin_Makenna at 2:08 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • my BP is always perfect.
    i'm thinking it may just be the heat

    Answer by AshleyRoseG at 11:39 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

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