How to Treat a Swollen Hand?


When a hand becomes swollen due to injury caused by blunt force the best thing you can do to treat it is apply an ice pack. If the swelling is due to carpal tunnel or injury to the ligaments, the best treatment is heat.
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1. Apply an ice pack ten to twenty minutes at a time for a minimum of three times a day. Remember to keep a layer of cloth between your skin and the ice. A towel of medium thickness
1. Rest the knee and do as little walking as possible. Ad. 2. Use crutches if it hurts to straighten the leg. 3. Ice directly on the skin on the area of the swollen part of your knee
Put ice on it and consult a doctor to get x-rays. You have to make sure nothing is wrong.
Following on from Bri's answer, to get the swelling down you need to raise them above the level of your heart. For the blisters and calluses, paw paw ointment is very good.
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