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Swelling is a result of an injury or an inflammation. It can affect a small area or the entire body. Medications, pregnancy, infections, and many other medical problems can cause edema/swelling. Swelling happens when small blood vessels leak fluid into the tissues.

Medicines containing the following hers can helo reduce swelling:
Turmeric (Curcumin)
Green Tea
White Willow Bark
Maritime Pine Bark
Chili Peppers
Boswellia
Resveratrol
Cat’s Claw
Rosemary and many more..

Over-the-counter medications, including antacids or bismuth salicylate (Pepto-Bismol)
Heat pad to the stomach.
Plenty of fluids
Peppermint
Carbonated water.
Laxatives to relieve constipation.

Swelling may reduce within 5-7 days, and bruising takes between 10 to 14 days

Antioxidant foods, such as blueberries, cherries, tomatoes, squash, and bell peppers. Avoiding refined foods, such as white breads, pastas, and sugar. Consuming less red meats and more lean meats, cold-water fish, tofu (soy, if no allergy), or beans for protein.

        
Enlarging of skin, organs or other body parts is called swelling. Inflammation or buildup of fluid (edema) are the primary reasons for swelling.
Swelling can happen internally and externally (outer skin and muscles). Swelling is caused because of a range of conditions.

External Swelling:
Insect bites
Illnesses
Injuries
Internal swelling is caused due to a side effect of a medication or because of a serious injury.
You should seek immediate medical attention is needed if
Rapid, unexplainable swelling
Unexplained weight gain
Severe pain
Occasionally, mild swelling may not be noticed.
Swelling generally does not cause other symptoms.

External swelling can be identified by:
Enlargement of skin or muscles Buildup of fluid (Edema) in the affected area
Internal swelling can be diagnosed through a scan, which is generally hard to identify.

If swelling is caused because of an injury, sting, or disease, the following symptoms are experienced. These include:
Itching
Vomiting or nausea
Flatulence Pain in the affected area
Internal swelling experiences the following symptoms:
Nausea
Vomiting
Dizziness
Fever
Fatigue
Insomnia
Symptoms similar to flu

External swelling is caused due to inflammation in the bones, tissues and muscles. Cysts and tumors can also result in visible swelling. Fluid retention is an internal condition but it can also cause external swelling.

External swelling is caused because of the following:
Insect bites
Rashes hives
Injuries
Fluid retention
Hormonal Changes
Infection

Treatment depends on the reason for the swelling. Surgery is needed to reduce the swelling if it is caused by a tumor or abscess.
Inflammation or swelling can be reduced with medication prescribed by the doctor. Over-the-counter antihistamines can help in reducing
Swelling and relieve itching caused by rashes or hives. Topical steroid medication can also be used for easing skin inflammation.

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