Swelling of the feet, also known as edema, or fluid retention in the body, causes great pain and can be a result of:
Excess consumption of processed foods and foods with high salt content
Side effects of certain drugs
If your job suppose, standing, or sitting at a desk for long hours is likely to experience some mild form of swelling.
It also stresses that PMS and pregnancy are cause.
If you have a chronic swelling of legs and ankles, a condition known as peripheral edema, can be a symptom of more serious disease, such as liver diseases, heart failure or renal disease.
If you have chronic swelling of legs and ankles does not pass a long time, it is advisable to consult a doctor immediately.
In case of accidental swelling, you can benefit from the use of herbal and natural remedies that will save you from excess fluid and reduce swelling. An extremely effective natural remedy is parsley, which was used by Hippocrates himself.
As already mentioned, this amazing herb, that has been recommended by Hippocrates as a general tonic for rheumatism, kidney stones or even as an antidote to poison.
Parsley is remarkable and effective diuretic that helps the kidneys get rid of excess fluids from the body (edema).
The most prominent american herbalist, is known author, says that you should consume two liters of parsley tea daily to obtain the best results in the treatment of edema.