Common natural or home treatments used for swelling of the hand are rest, ice, compression and elevation, states WebMD. An acronym commonly used for this treatment is RICE. Avoid treatments that are known to increase swe... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Swollen hands upon waking up can occur when a person stays in one position for a long time or sleeps in an odd position cutting off circulation to the hands, says WebMD; however, swollen hands upon waking can also be ind... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Different types of conditions and diseases that are associated with hand swelling include hypothyroidism, bursitis, cellulitis and hyponatremia, according to Healthgrades. Medications for conditions such as diabetes and ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms
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