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The rationale here is that the presence of fluid drives the laying down of excess fat in the limb in the later stages of lymphoedema. Please ...
I still look like Jo brand and mick jaggers love child in the mornings
Hey all I wrote brief follow up on my swollen face post Still not quite 100% sure why it's happrning he didn't want do thyroid test just yet ...
4th line chemo
I am in Ireland, my mam, who is 62, was diagnosed with stage 3c ovarian cancer in Dec 2012. If anyone has anything positive they can say, any...
Third time lucky?
Having had Ovarian Cancer diagnosed May 2013 I am still here after treatment with Carboplatin and Paclitxel with a large debulking operation ...
Help on recovery after surgery.
They also told me that they would do a scrape, the second surgeon said it could help things " stick " should we start ivf within the next 3 m...
power plates ?
Hi everyone do you know if power plates help our condition? Has anyone tried ?...
POST NASAL DRIP - what is it ?
* These problems can sometimes occur with age, a blockage, or conditions such as gastroesophageal reflux disease ( GERD ) and of course chang...
8 year old daughter secondary lymphoedema...ARGH!
Yesterday we saw a vascular surgeon who has diagnosed secondary lymphoedema....
Where to start!!!!!
Hi everyone, I've not been on here for a very long time. Still itching for England and over the last couple of weeks have had more problems....
I am really scared to throw up and I have lots of drainage and my stomach feels weird but I think I'm just hungry. I don't know what to do I'...
Lymphatic Drainage has anyone had this?
My sons girlfriend does lymphatic drainage and Swedish massage I met her for the first time yesterday lovely lady She brought all her equipme...
16k Blowing chunks.
So, this morning while my elder son had his first fencing lesson, I sneaked in a sly hour of kettlebells. I highly recommend this as an all r...
Do You Need Pain Relief? Serrapeptase is a very powerful anti-inflammatory and it reduces systemic inflammation in the body.
Serrapeptase, technically called Serratio Peptidase, is a proteolytic enzyme, which means that it chops up or digests protein. It is produced...
? Heading for 3rd line chemo
Hi All, I finished 2nd line chemo at end of January for PPC and was ok for a few months but started with a few bowel symptoms and bloating in...
When do you think is acceptable to ask for help and could you have carried on your job if it wasnt physically demanding?
After reading some replies on here i just want to see what others think. I started working in my school holidays and evenings and weekends at...
Day after lap op!
So this is day one of recovery after the op -laparoscopy, drainage of ovarian cysts and diathermy to endo, feeling very fragile but okay. I d...
How long after op did you have a follow up appt?
So today I received a Letter for a consultation follow up in August, does it really take this long after a lap to find out what's what?...
German treatment of lymphoedema.
All I know about it is that in Germany and Sweden, I guess, they prefer hard compression therapy, lymphatic drainage and at the end pneumatic...
First appointment with Dr Mortimer in May... next steps to expect?
She measured me up and gave me under the knee compression stocking and also ordered a made to measure foot glove, as it seems my lymphedema i...
What can I do to help with this sinus drainage that's choking me?
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