Health Tip: Help Swelling Subside During
(HealthDay News) -- Minor swelling of the extremities and face
is common during pregnancy.
The Womenshealth.gov website suggests how to ease
- Drink at least eight to 10 glasses of fluids each day.
- Avoid caffeinated or salty foods.
- Prop up and rest your feet.
- Talk to your doctor about wearing support hose.
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