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Sometimes in a person her age, the circulation is not as good as it used to be. Prolonged standing or sitting allows the fluid part of the blood to seep out of the circulation. It can actually wet someone's skin, or even drip into their shoe. She needs to keep her feet up above heart level as much as possible. This is best done by lying down with the legs supported on pillows (just one or two under the thighs and more at the ankles). Sitting in a recliner still puts pressure at the groin. She should discuss this with her primary provider tomorrow.