Jan 03, 2018 · CANCER symptoms can be difficult to identify in the early stages, but be weary of an unusually swollen face, as this could be a sign of lung cancer. Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express.
These are the main causes that can lead to the appearance of puffy face: Dehydration – not drinking enough water will cause the tissues in your face to become swollen Fatty foods can lead to a puffy face Watch for any new symptoms, especially shortness of breath or swelling in the face. Encourage the patient to keep the swollen body part propped up as high as is comfortable when sitting or lying down. Learn to read food labels and talk with the cancer team about how to keep sodium intake down.