Jump to content

Feet swelling


  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1 lafonda

Posted 08 November 2012 - 08:02 AM

For the past week my feet have been swelling really badly. Like 9 months pregnant, been on feet all day type swelling. I am definitely not pregnant, what else could cause it?

I have an appointment with my GP on Tuesday so will discuss then also

#2 Red nut

Posted 08 November 2012 - 08:12 AM

Dangerous to put that up here. The list for causes of swollen feet is huge, but most of the won't apply to you, without knowing your full medical history, and someone will give you an answer that will freak you out. Go and see your GP, and make it earlier than Tuesday if you're worried.

#3 aussierach

Posted 08 November 2012 - 01:41 PM

I have real bad odema a few weeks back turns out my usually very low bp was very high.. definalty see GP try to get in sooner if possible though


#4 Guest_~Songbird~_*

Posted 08 November 2012 - 02:45 PM

Drink 2-3 litres of water a day and keep your feet elevated until you see your GP.

#5 lafonda

Posted 08 November 2012 - 07:57 PM

Thanks everyone. I made the mistake of googling.

Going to try and change my appointment to tomorrow




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 
  • Bobby320

    When they were famous

    Ever wonder what happened to the child stars that entertained us all those years ago? From Mary Poppins to Jerry Maguire, take a look at when they were famous and learn what they're doing now.

  • harry320

    10 actors who were almost cast in the Harry Potter series

    Casting for the Harry Potter series couldn't have been an easy job. While we think everything turned out the way it should, here's ten actors that almost made it into the movies.

  • book-320

    11 best YA books of 2015

    The best Young Adult fiction in 2015. Source: The Telegraph, London.

  • ek-80sgirls-thumbnail

    Trends only girls of the 80's would understand

    Only young girls growing up in the 80's would understand - from her sticker collection and pen pals, from hair crimpers to her prized bubble skirt.

  • ek-80sboys-1thumb3

    Boys growing up in the 80s

    Flashback time! Here are a handful of totally retro memories for boys (and a few for girls) who grew up in the 1980's in Australia.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.