Lymphedema and Exercise Exercise is good for Lymphedema patients! I can attest to exercise being good for you if you have Lymphedema. It's how I kept my condition mild for years. I didn't use compression though - no one knew what I had. I … [Read more...]
Lymphedema -Giving new meaning to the word sloshed.
Human side of Lymphedema - Kathy Bates speaks Kathy Bates Speaks at the NIH Conference in Washington, DC - LE&RN and speaks about the human side of Lymphedema. She is a spokeswoman for the Lymphedema network, and has the condition as well. … [Read more...]
Born with Lymphedema Here's an article about twin boys and Lymphedema. One was born with Lymphedema. The other one wasn't, although he could develop it at any time in his life. It shows how ridiculous this chronic illness can be, affecting one … [Read more...]
Phone Action Alert - Lymphedema Treatment Act Phone Action Alert Call your state representative about the Lymphedema Treatment Act! Members of the Lymphedema Advocacy Group will be on Capitol Hill this week meeting with offices from Florida, … [Read more...]
Essential Oils for Lymphedema So you've heard about essential oils for Lymphedema. You've heard that essential oils have medicinal qualities, and can help with Lymphedema - possibly even cure you, and whatever ails you. Maybe they do, maybe they … [Read more...]
My Lymphedema story starts when I was 29 What is Lymphedema? In simple terms, Lymphedema is swelling in a limb. It's your lymphatic system gone bad or not working well. Lymphedema is a buildup of lymphatic fluid that causes abnormal swelling … [Read more...]
Kathy Bates and Lymphedema Kathy Bates is the Lymphedema spokeswoman and talks about the condition Lymphedema, and how it affects her in her daily life. Kathy Bates Lymphedema was brought on by surgery for breast cancer. Definitely worth … [Read more...]