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    How to Stop Water Retention in Diabetics Legs

    2014-10-03 09:29| Font Size A A A

    How to Stop Water Retention in Diabetics LegsDiabetes is one of leading causes of Diabetic Neohropathy which is life-threatening. And edema or swelling on legs can be a sign of an early kidney complication. How to stop water retention in diabetic water retention for diabetics patients?

    To know the answer, we should understand that how water retention in diabetes occur firstly.

    As we all know, our kidney is an important filtering organ and it can regulate and balance the fluid in the body. However, for kidney disease patients, the injured kidneys are unable to discharge more fluid and excess sodium from the body effectively. Thus water will build up in the body and cause water retention. In this condition, swelling will occur. And swelling frequently affects the legs and feet due to gravity and circulatory complications.

    In addition, due to kidney damage, the kidneys can not keep the protein and red blood cells in blood. A large amount of protein in urine may occur. If the protein level in blood is lower than that in body tissues, the fluid will infiltrate into subcutaneous tissues, leading to edema on legs.

    Well then, how to stop water retention in diabetics legs?

    There are some home remedies which can as your treatment reference.

    1. Avoid standing or sitting for a long time

    2. Lie in the bed and then change position. Try to make your swollen legs elevated above heart level.

    3. Cold or Hot Compress with a clean towel.

    4. Diuretics can help to promote the fluid excretion from body.

    The mentioned above are the home remedies for relieving swelling in the legs. In addition, at our Treatment center point, we are widely used Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy to manage kidney disease and relieve the symptoms. It makes full use of Chinese herbal medicines but used externally. It help patients avoid the bitter taste of Chinese medicine. Through the external application of Chinese herbs, the blood vessels can be dilated, blood circulation can be promoted and nutrition can be supplied. What’s more, kidney damage can be repaired and kidney function can be protected. Other remedies, you are welcomed to leave a message below or email to

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