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www.hunimed.eu/news/importance-drinking-water-treat-swollen-legs-feet

Nov 29, 2019 ... Swelling of the feet and ankles is medically known as edema. It can affect any part of the body though it is most commonly seen in the legs, feet, ...

beaconpace.com/7-causes-of-swollen-feet-and-legs

Feb 22, 2019 ... Swollen legs or feet, a common complaint in older people, may be ... Swollen feet and ankles are often an early indication of kidney problems.

goldenheartaz.com/2017/12/homecare-in-peoria-az-what-causes-feet-to-swell-in-older-adults

Dec 28, 2017 ... Have you ever noticed that your senior parent's legs, feet, or ankles appear swollen? This painless swelling, called edema, is a buildup of ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0601/p2118.html

Jun 1, 2005 ... Edema usually happens in the feet, ankles, and legs. ... Pregnant women and elderly people often get edema, but it can happen to anyone. ... Pushing gently on the...

www.diabetes.co.uk/diabetes-complications/edema-and-diabetes.html

Edema (known as oedema in the UK) is a build up of fluid in the body (water retention) which causes swelling. Swelling commonly affects the legs, ankles, feet ...

www.opma.ca/Swollen-Ankles-&-Feet

Swollen ankles and swollen feet are considered common issues with seniors. Swelling can occur in one or both ankles and/or feet. The medical term for swelling ...

pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24271146

Bilateral leg edema is a frequent symptom in older people and an important concern in ... The cause of swollen legs is often multifactorial; therefore, the patient's ... Othe...

www.belmarrahealth.com/swollen-ankles-elderly-causes-treatment-exercises

Sep 28, 2017 ... A common cause of ankle swelling in the elderly, as when joints begin to degenerate, they produce pain and swelling. There are many forms of ...

www.vascularsociety.org.uk/patients/conditions/1/lymphoedema_and_limb_swelling

There can be many causes for swollen legs and feet. Swelling of the foot and/or leg can have a number of causes. If both legs are affected it may suggest a more  ...

comprogear.com/best-compression-socks-for-elderly

Oct 11, 2020 ... Compression Socks Can Reduce Edema, Swollen Legs, and ... socks are stretchable, elastic socks that cover your legs, feet, and ankles.