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waking up all swollen

i wake up all swolen and poofy, i notice the change in my fingers when i intwine them. my face is too. why do u think this could be and how do i correct it?

 
americansugar80

Asked by americansugar80 at 12:18 PM on Nov. 23, 2009 in Just for Fun

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Answers (4)
  • Too much sodium/salt. Try drinking lots of water before bed, or cutting out sodium.
    samurai_chica

    Answer by samurai_chica at 1:00 PM on Nov. 23, 2009

  • Did you eat something really salty yesterday? Pizza, fries, ham, soup - anything with tons of sodium makes me and many women I know swell up like balloons. Drink lots of water - I mean LOTS of it - and see if it gets better.
    Iskkra

    Answer by Iskkra at 12:31 PM on Nov. 23, 2009

  • ok ill try that. its an everyday thing though. im almost 30
    americansugar80

    Answer by americansugar80 at 12:34 PM on Nov. 23, 2009

  • Drink as much water as you can, and call your doctor if you start getting bad headaches or dizzy spells so you can get your blood pressure checked- swelling with headaches or dizzy spells can be a sign of pre-eclampsia.
    preacherskid

    Answer by preacherskid at 1:02 PM on Nov. 23, 2009