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Why Are My Feet Swollen? Answered.

Why Are My Feet Swollen? Answered.

TweetWhy are my feet swollen? Seriously, here’s the answer to your swollen, edema questions. Edema is the fancy name for swelling, and it tends to be fairly common among people who have spent all day on their feet. As you stand all day long, your blood pools in your feet and ankles, leading to the inevitable ‘why are my feet swollen?’ question. Once your sit down, your feet feel ... »

8 Foods to Reduce Swelling and Edema

8 Foods to Reduce Swelling and Edema

TweetThe best foods to reduce swelling. There are many things that can cause swelling in the body–or edemas, as doctors say. Most common in the ankles, edema can often be the result of a medical condition that causes one of your body parts to fail. If your liver, heart, or kidneys aren’t working properly, you may find your ankles and other body parts swell up. Thankfully, there are a f... »