Swelling in pregnancy , what to do
Pregnancy And Childbirth / / August 12, 2017
What to do with the appearance of edema during pregnancy
swelling during pregnancy, what to do, how to fix them, and how dangerous it is - issues that concern many moms.A concern is there thanks to the doctors who explain to women that swelling during pregnancy may be a symptom of preeclampsia - threatening complications.But the key word here is "can."Let us see in what cases need treatment, what kind, and where enough observations.
Preeclampsia, which threaten to doctors, it is not just swelling during pregnancy, and increased blood pressure and protein in the urine.Swelling, as an isolated symptom, treatment is not needed.And do wrong doctors appointment of women with edema diuretics, different herbs and limit fluid consumption.Drinking at any stage need as much - as you want, and leg swelling during pregnancy, rather, on the contrary associated with a decrease in the amount of fluids you drink, if this reduction is not reduced salt intake.Incidentally, the salt which, in essence, retains fluid inthe body is contained virtually all products in a particular amount.Lots of salt in sausages, sausages, smoked, curative and preventive and curative mineral water.
Edema is easy to see by yourself.Simple "tests": the ring was small, too tight shoes, there are traces of the sock.In severe swelling are fingerprints after pressing.But it happens that a woman has abnormal pregnancy, but very quietly swollen feet what to do with the so-called hidden edema?Go familiar to expectant mothers survey - that is, to see what is the weight gain, be sure to measure your blood pressure and pass the urine test.If the pressure is increased (often at rest), protein in the urine is or leukocytes, the doctor will prescribe antibiotics and drugs against hypertension, approved for use in pregnant women.When such symptoms, doctors refer women for treatment in the hospital.
If besides edema disturbs nothing, you can successfully get rid of them yourself, adhering known rules.
1. Lie must be raised with little legs.
2. Shoes should not be tight and high heels.Expectant mothers should not wear heels higher than 4 cm.
3. Follow the volume of fluid consumed (at least 1.5 liters per day).
4. Not are long in the vertical position.That is, you can not stand or sit for long periods.
5. Do not eat salty and try not dosalivat food.No salt fish, nuts, cucumbers and so on.
12, 08, 2017