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Compression stockings, elevation and physical therapy are three remedies for swelling in the leg after a surgical procedure. Swelling is generally the result of fluid amassing in tissues, and these remedies help send the...

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Apply iced gauze compresses to the eyes, and sleep with the head elevated to reduce swelling after eye surgery, advises Mary Lee Peters, M.D. Reducing salt intake also helps reduce swelling, according to Jerome Edelstein...

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Elevating the knee for an hour or two every afternoon, and icing the knee three or four times a day for 20 minutes each session, work together to manage swelling after a knee operation, states Healthline. Swelling is a t...

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Resting, applying ice to the swollen area, compression, elevation and massaging are at-home remedies that can temporarily relieve pain associated with swelling in the legs, according to WebMD. It is important to first as...

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When a soft-tissue injury occurs, an effective first step to reduce swelling is to treat it with rest, ice, compression and elevation, or RICE, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. To avoid injury in...

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Depending on the cause, some tips that may help reduce swelling in the legs include raising the legs above heart level when lying down, consuming a low-salt diet, and wearing support stockings, explains MedlinePlus. Addi...

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Foot elevation, exercise, following a low-sodium diet, wearing appropriate clothing, taking breaks to move around and losing weight are ways to reduce foot swelling, according to MedlinePlus. Upon visiting a doctor those...

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