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Feeling lost.

Hello. I was diagnosed with lipedema 4 weeks ago. I have very large upper arms, ...

Lipedema and surgery for other conditions

I have lipedema and I’m told I am 4 stone too heavy for an operation on my heart...

Help

Has anyone had or heard of a full leg lift by a doctor strutt in Germany ?

Whats is the correct word or are they the same?

After visits to the GP and being ignored I was finally via Cardiology referred t...

Berlin lipedema doctor?

Could someone recommend a lipedema doctor in Berlin, please? I have looked onlin...

Huntleigh Lymphassist pump

I have Lipoedema and am in the process of looking into purchasing a Huntleigh Ly...

Merry Christmas

Hope everyone has a happy and painless Christmas 🎄

Anyone on olanzapine? Do you notice it affects your lipidema?

I have been recently prescribed olanzapine and I am aware that antipsychotics ca...

Keto diet for lipedema? NEW MEMBER as of Nov 1, 2019

I am interested in hearing if anyone has tried and found that the keto diet is h...

Trying to post too much happening at home right now Trying to write my first post, phone ringing, need to cook,etc .

Back later. Can't focus. Feeling anxious and angry about this lymphedema right n...

Dead legs?

‘Dead’ legs? Hi I’m new here and have seen GP as I suspect I have Lipoedema havi...

Cold Spray restless legs deterrent.

Hi everyone, I have found that using pain relief cold spray on my ankles can he...

Just don't know what to do

I am suffering quite badly with my knees at the moment and having battled for ov...

Could regular swimming in the sea help stop Lipoedema?

Just a thought but swimming regularly in the cold sea (perhaps followed by a war...

Is it a Wind Up ?

I appear to be going round in circles here & abroad meeting outright discriminat...

Joint pain

I’ve had lipodema for nearly 30 years, but just recently I’ve been having more t...

Lymphoma

I have lyphodima in both legs left one the worst had blisters turned into cellul...

Help ??!! Can anyone assist

Hi trying to get some photos of me in underwear re batwings- saddlebags- boobs ...

Anyone from Wales?

Hi Ladies, i have lipo-Lymphoedema and I’m living in Swansea and wondered if any...

ultrasound guided foam sclerotherapy for varicose veins

I’m waiting for an appointment for this after 9 months of swelling in my lower l...

lipeodema in arm's

Does anyone know of meeting's with other sufferer's that provide information and...

All I feel is sad for 'little' me!

Hi all, just been diagnosed with Lipoedema after my daughter said 'Mum, did you ...

Have I got lipedema?

Hi ladies, I’ve only recently heard of lipedema after searching for unusual fat ...

Problem

I have lymphoedema and I notice little bumps on my leg. They look like blisters...

Help

Hi there I have just been told I have lipoedema and do not know what I should do...

Lipoedema developed after sclerotherapy, anyone else had this?

I wondered if anyone else had developed Lipoedema after foam and micro sclerothe...

Looking For Wellingtons

The widest part of my calf is 600mm and I really want wellies especially because...

Being you

For years and years I hated going out because I knew other people would stare at...

Lymphedema Day ?!

When is access going to be fair to appropriate medical treatment as surely oedem...

MeToo again ?!

Shouldn't there be more connection to heart rather than cosmetic ,especially if...
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