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swollen ankles

i just had my baby 3 days ago and i am swollen in my ankles pretty darn bad, is this normal? sometimes i get it in my hands. i was wondering if anyone else experienced this after having a baby and what did you do to help it out?

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Asked by Anonymous at 11:29 PM on Mar. 6, 2010 in Health

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  • I had it really bad after my last one. It was CS. It lasted a week. I came home from the hospital the same weight as I went in. I covered up at night and sweat it out. It took about 2 nights. Sorry. It sucks.

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:32 PM on Mar. 6, 2010

  • when you're hooked up to all the iv's they hydrate you...usually too much, so that's probably what it is, lovely extra water weight!

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:11 PM on Mar. 7, 2010

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