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How to get rid of the pain in my feet due to flat feet?

How to get rid of the pain in my feet due to flat feet?

See a podiatrist: You need to be examined to determine the exact cause of the pain, since there are different types of flatfeet. ...Read more

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Lower Leg Swelling (Definition)

Is it one leg or both? Has there been recent trauma? The definition is enlargement of the lower leg. Could be superficial fluid accumulation or it could edema (swelling) of one or both of the muscles of the lower leg: the gastrecnemious and the soleous muscles. Internet consult not enough, see ...Read more


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How to get rid of muscle ache in legs and toes at night?

How to get rid of muscle ache in legs and toes at night?

Drink more water: Ask yourself if your drinking enough water. If you are over weight, smoke or on your feet all day, aches in legs and toes at night could be a symptom of peripheral arterial disease. At 43 it doesn;t hurt tosee a vascular specialist to see how your vascular health is doing. ...Read more

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How to get rid of hamstring pain in my legs?

How to get rid of hamstring pain in my legs?

Stretching: Work with your coach or at your gym to learn how to properly stretch your hamstrings. Consider acupuncture. ...Read more

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How can I relieve swelling of my legs and ankles?

How can I relieve swelling of my legs and ankles?

Find: The cause is important. Elevation above the heart help and certainly compression hose. Could be due to hypertension heart problem, circulation in legs, salt intake alcohol and many others. Get checked. ...Read more

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How to get rid of the pain in my feet do to high arches?

How to get rid of the pain in my feet do to high arches?

See Podiatrist: You will get a full examination and you will get the treatment you need, including orthotics if necessary. ...Read more

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What can I take to get rid of leg tingling and numbness with feet pain?

What can I take to get rid of leg tingling and numbness with feet pain?

Be sure to check: For diabetes, sciatica, other causes of neuropathy allow your physician to do the investigation before taking the medications. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of numbness in the skin above my knee?

How can I get rid of numbness in the skin above my knee?

Numbness: When you identify and treat the cause of the numbness, then you will get red of it. More history and a physical exam is needed to direct you in the right direction. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of feet and ankle swelling from edema?

What is the best way to get rid of feet and ankle swelling from edema?

Elevation: While at rest, compression while ambulating, restricting salt from your diet and consideration of a diuretic by your internist. ...Read more

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How can I prevent swelling in my ankles and feet?

How can I prevent swelling in my ankles and feet?

Depends on cause: General swelling of the lower extremity can be lessened by wearing support or surgical stockings. Elevation when ever possible also can lessen it. But needs to be evaluated by doc as to the why. Swelling can be caused by problems with your heart, circulation, high blood pressure, diet, kidney or liver trouble to name a few causes. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of itchy swollen hands and feet?

How can you get rid of itchy swollen hands and feet?

Find the cause : You need to consult a allergist to see what is causing your hands and feet to swell and itch. When the source is identified it will be much easier to treat. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce the severe swelling on my feet and legs?

What can I do to reduce the severe swelling on my feet and legs?

See a doctor: Need to see a doctor to find out the cause of the swelling. But try elevation and support stockings. ...Read more

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What can I do to bring down the swelling in my feet and ankles?

What can I do to bring down the swelling in my feet and ankles?

Water and gravity: Our bodies have a large amount of water needed to keep organs functioning. The vessels that carry the fluids are not perfect and they can leak. Also, our tissues have a certain amount of water to stay moist and pliable. Gravity works to pull the fluids down towards the feet even in healthy people. It will worsen as the day progresses. Treatment is compression socks/elevation. Avoid water pills. ...Read more

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Swelling in hands and feet. Uti and sunburn on legs, shoulders, back and feet? Can the sunburn cause me to retain water in my hands leg and feet?

Swelling in hands and feet. Uti and sunburn on legs, shoulders, back and feet? Can the sunburn cause me to retain water in my hands leg and feet?

Need to be evaluated: Hand and feet swelling with sunburn symptoms and symptoms of UTI need to be carefully evaluated by a doctor . These could be early indications of auto immune disorders . Your symptoms should be taken into account with further detailed history and exam. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of deems in the legs and feet??

How do you get rid of deems in the legs and feet??

If you mean edema: you need to decrease your sodium intake and elect the legs and feet with your feet at least higher than your hips ...Read more

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What can I do to keep the edema in my legs, ankles and feet under control?

What can I do to keep the edema in my legs, ankles and feet under control?

Depends on the cause: Some causes of swelling of the legs can include systemic problems such as hypertension, and problems with the kidneys and localized issues such as arthritis, infection, lymphatic obstruction, blood clots, varicose veins, trauma (fracture, sprain, tendonitis) and side effects to medication. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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How to get rid of severe psoriasis on the bottom of feet and hands?

How to get rid of severe psoriasis on the bottom of feet and hands?

Psoriasis: There is no cure for psoriasis - but there are effective treatments . See your dermatologist for assistance ...Read more

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How do you reduce swelling in the left foot and leg?

How do you reduce swelling in the left foot and leg?

Swelling: First , you have to determine the cause of the swelling . Then you can create a treatment plan. See you family doc or vascular doc for assistance ...Read more

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How to get rid of swollen vein in my leg?

See vein specialist.: Varicose veins are bulging grape-like appearing veins which are most commonly seen on the legs. These are due to leaking(refluxing) valves usually in the saphenous system. Some causes include hereditary, pregnancy, trauma and aging. The gold standard of treatment is to have a venous reflux ultrasound to both diagnose and form a treatment plan. You should see a vein specialist. ...Read more

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How to get rid of cellulite in legs and butt, help!?

How to get rid of cellulite in legs and butt, help!?

Cellulaze: Cellulite is an annoying problem to millions of women. It is caused by an uneven superficial fat layer as well as tiny ligaments that hold the skin down. The only effective and fda approved treatment is called cellulaze by cynosure. It is a one time minimally invasive procedure that permanently removes cellulite. To find a provider in your area go to www.Cynosure.Com. ...Read more

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Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


Dr. Douglas Joyce
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Swelling Of Legs (Definition)

= edema of lower extremities and is due to ...Read more