Does sodium make you have water retention?

Answer On One Hand: Yes it doesSodium increases water retention in animals, including humans. This is the reason that salt tablets are standard desert survival gear. It's also the reason why salty foods m... Read More »

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How to Tell if You Have Water Retention?

Water retention is not always easy to detect, as your body has the capacity to absorb plenty of excess water, which just makes you look fat. If you've tried all kinds of diets and eat very little b... Read More »

Does salt cause water retention?

On One Hand: Salt Causes Water RetentionPhysiologically, salt does cause water retention. In some people this retention can create a circulatory imbalance, resulting in hypertension and kidney dama... Read More »

Does ibuprofen cause water retention?

On One Hand: Water retentionAs stated by the "Pharmacological basis of Therapeutics", ibuprofen is a NSAID (non-steroidal antiinflammatory drug) which may cause water retention or fluid retention i... Read More »

How long does water retention last after lipo?

On One Hand: Recovery from LiposuctionLiposuction is surgery, so expect some recovery time. Patients may actually weigh more and seem heavier following surgery because of fluid retention, which can... Read More »