Fluid Retention Treatment

Idiopathic edema or water retention occurs mainly in the pre-menopausal women without any medical history of heart, kidney or liver disease. Water retention can be treated by cutting down intake of sugary foods or drinks and having excessive amount of salt.A patient with water retention may find difficulty in losing weight even after doing rigorous exercise and eating low calorie diet.

Idiopathic edema or water retention occurs mainly in the pre-menopausal women without any medical history of heart, kidney or liver disease. Water retention can be treated by cutting down intake of sugary foods or drinks and having excessive amount o ... More

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