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i been having a problem with my feet and legs swelling up to wear to can't get any shoes on i can get flip flops on some what . i get this way everytime i am on my period my feet and legs swell up to the point you would not be able to squeeze my leg or fo

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Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Some : Some women are very prone to water retention. You can try reducing the sodium in your diet, and walking 1-3 miles per day which may help. If the swelling persists, you may need to have basic laboratory studies performed, and have your doctor check your circulation.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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