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 »

Top Q&A For: Does sodium make you have water retention

How much water should i drink if im trying to get rid of water retention by tomorrow afternoon?

You really shouldn't be drinking extra water to get rid of water retention. Instead, you should be taking a diuretic. My husband has had them prescribed for him before for water retention but the... Read More »

Will drinking too much water lead to water retention?

On One Hand: Drinking Too Much Water Can Make Retention WorseSeveral common medical conditions cause people to retain water. Many women, for example, experience water retention prior to their menst... Read More »

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 »

How do you avoid water retention?

Eating parsley helps. Drink plenty of water. Don't eat too much salt.