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I have bad swelling on hands after night eating salty foods. Related?

I have bad swelling on hands after night eating salty foods. Related?

Yes: Excessive salt consumption can definitely cause swelling in the hands and feet. Cut back on eating salty foods for a week or two, but see your doctor if your symptoms don't improve. ...Read more

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


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Am on 10 mg pred a day. Have improvement in hands re; swelling and pain. Rheumy wants me on it until we diagnose real problem. How much/long is bad?

Am on 10  mg pred a day. Have improvement in hands re; swelling and pain. Rheumy wants me on it until we diagnose real problem. How much/long is bad?

Be Careful: Prednisone is a medication that has many benefits. However, also many side effects. It is a medication that should be used with caution especially if being given in high doses of long term. One should have some idea of the diagnosis prior to treating with Prednisone. I would suggest to speak with your Rheumatologist further about this or seek a second opinion. ...Read more

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How can I stop swelling in my hands and feet? Is it from lupus or something bad like that?

How can I stop swelling in my hands and feet?  Is it from lupus or something bad like that?

Not all swelling bad: Swelling in the hands in the morning, or swelling in the feet in the evening is often due to water retention, and is harmless. Avoiding excess salt, and using support hose can help. Persistent swelling that is localized to joints, or associated with redness, warmth, or tenderness may be signs of arthritis. ...Read more

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Getting sunburn bad can cause swelling in ankles and hands?

Getting sunburn bad can cause swelling in ankles and hands?

Not unusual: You have burned the skin and the bodies response is to swell. You may want to see a doctor. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning swollen. my hands and my toes hurts so bad I can't even bend them. what could reduce the swelling and what could be causing it?

I woke up this morning swollen. my hands and my toes hurts so bad I can't even bend them.  what could reduce the swelling and what could be causing it?

Inflammation: Non traumatic Swelling, hands feet, bilaterally indicates either rheumatic disease or reactive inflammation however first possibility is more likely. For now take OTC pain killers like Advil (ibuprofen) and see primary care physician soon. You need Xrays and blood work to name the disease. ...Read more

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I am having white pimple type rashes on my hands as well as extreme swelling. It itches and is spreading up my forearm. Is this bad?

I am having white pimple type rashes on my hands as well as extreme swelling. It itches and is spreading up my forearm. Is this bad?

Allergic Reaction?: Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) right way. If there is red streak and pain with or without Fevers then there may be a component of Infection. This needs Examination immediately. ...Read more

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I'm 39 weeks pregnant and my feet and hands are swelling. Is there any food to avoid/can trigger the swelling of my feet and numbness of my hands?

I'm 39 weeks pregnant and my feet and hands are swelling. Is there any food  to avoid/can trigger the swelling of my feet and numbness of my hands?

Not really.: Edema is not unusual in advanced pregnancy and may be related to hormonal effects. Unless you are hypertensive there is no reason to change your diet; mention this to your obstetrician, as all you need at this point is an excuse to deliver. Good luck! ...Read more

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I'm having severe burning pain in and on top of right shoulder, along with bad swelling in both hands and tingling. What could this be?

I'm having severe burning pain in and on top of right shoulder, along with bad swelling in both hands and tingling. What could this be?

Uncertain could be: Uncertain but this could be arthritis of hte hsoudler and hands. You need to see your physiciasn and get evaluated and possibly see a rheumatologist ...Read more