The problem is fluid retention - extra fluid in the veins. It is sometimes the result of dieting, sometimes the result of precribed medication, sometimes follows from pregnancy, sometimes results from eating salt as a child...
The excess water is held there because you are sensitive to salt. As far as possible, you need to avoid salt and salty food.
Lose weight, reduce your risk of most cancers, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, stroke, heart disease, heart attack, vascular dementia, osteopenia, osteoporosis, hypercholesterolaemia, depression, liver and kidney problems, and improve your health in many other ways without drugs, hunger or expense by eating less salt! - Try it! - You will feel so much better!and FAT RETENTION
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