Causes and treatment for swelling of hands and feet in morning

4 Kidney ailments

If you suffer from any kind of kidney disorders, it also makes the joints in hands, legs and other parts of the body swell up. Kidneys play the important role of filtering the toxins out of the body. So basically they filter the harmful things that can cause harm to our body. But in case of kidney ailments, the functions of kidney get interrupted and the body starts retaining the water, which should have been filtered out.

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Watch out for these signs which could mean that you are suffering from kidney ailments.

Kidney ailments

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5 Treatments

Hot and cold compress

You can try to bring the swelling down by apply either heat or cold packs to the affected area according to the cause of the swelling. If the swelling is due to any injury, the swelling should be treated by applying heat to the affected area. And if the swelling is due to any allergic reaction or internal problems, the swelling should be treated with cold ice packs.

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6 Massage

You can also massage the affected area in order to treat it for the pain. The massage can help in getting rid of the swelling and it will also bring relief from the pain. Just keep in mind that the massage of the swelled-up body parts should be gentle and not hard. Try to massage the area using slow rolling motion, instead of pressing the body part hard. Doing so can aggravate the swelling and the pain.

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7 Compression material

If the swelling occurs in the night time only, and you have noticed this happening very often, then wearing compression leggings can help you enormously. The leggings will help regulate the blood flow in the legs and keep the swelling down. You can also buy compression gloves in order to treat swelling in the hands.

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Compression material

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