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complicated eye surgery leading to a bleed

my. Mum has had a nasty bleed while having an eye operation age has glaucoma W...

Any use Physiopod personal at home for clearing hand lymphodema?

I am thinking of purchasing a unit, reviews sound promising, but wanted to ask i...

Weight loss surgery.

I have primary Lymphodeama in both lower legs and one hand. It’s been stable fo...

Wondering why four weeks of NHS compression bandaging didn’t work – and what might?

Today I’m without bandaging after four weeks of it on my right leg which has bee...

Flexitouch Plus Machine Users?

Are there any users of this machine out there? I have used it for a year now on...

Thunder as heatwave ends....hopefully!

Just wondering if others having been 'watering' their compression and trying to ...

lva is it worthwhile if swelling very mild

hi there I am researching lva but not sure if it is worthwhile . I have le in l...

Lymphedema Face help

Hi: If anyone has lymphedema in the face (especially primary) and would be wil...

Research: Preventing lymphoedema after cancer treatment

Hi everyone Just came across some research which involves implanting a lymphat...

stiffness in hands and fingers

hi all I have lymphodema in my hand. During the day my fingers swell and the...

Achilles Tendinitis

Hello, I have had an ongoing issue with tendinitis in the heel and ankle of my w...

Cold Laser Therapy?

Hello, I have primary lower leg lymphedema, and currently am uncontrolled in ...

Should compression manufacturers do more to promote inclusivity in their advertising?

Natalie from Haddenham Helathcare talks about inclusion in advertising for lymph...

Help with acceptance?

Hi, just newly diagnosed with right leg lymphedema and really struggling to come...

Lighter weight knee highs for this hot weather

Are there any made to measure lightweight knee highs . Size 1 As this weather i...

New LSN book out now

Out now!!! The new book from the LSN. Bearing the PIFTick quality standard mark ...

This week's edition of "Ask the Experts"

In this week's "Ask the Experts" the panel talk about producing dummy garments t...

Drug for lymphoedema

Lumpedim 200 Mg for lymphoedema While listening to a podcast on le I saw someone...

Red light therapy

anybody tried red light therapy? I read it helps with lymphedema but after usin...

Lymphatica: implantable device for lymphoedema treatment

I try to keep up to date with research into lymphoedema treatments. I recently ...

I started getting intermittent pain /ache in my right calf which has got worse over the last few weeks. Any ideas what it could be please?

I moved to Dartmoor approx 18 months ago. Tried ringing my old Lymphodema clini...

Does compression provide any sun protection?

Do compression garments provide any sun protection? In this weeks "Ask the Exper...
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Ineffective Farrow Wraps

I am wearing Farrow Wraps on my calves. They simply will not stay put and slid...

What to use to wash compressions

Reading about washing stockings in bi.carb why do this . I just wash mine with n...

LVA for Hand/ arm

LVA for left arm/ Hand Hello, am considering LVA, arm swollen with LE since 200...

Lightweight compression garments

Hi all does anyone know where in the uk you can get lightweight garments from pl...

How to cope with compression when you have a silicone allergy

Today our panel discuss how to cope with compression when you have a silicone al...
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LVA on Arm/ Hand: Can I ask has anyone experience of LVA on arm/ hand-

I have LE in arm which is very mild, but last October went into hand. My compre...

Heart Monitor

I wear my compression garment on my left arm at night in the summer too warm in ...

clothes for arm lymphoedema.

Hi everyone. I am looking for a spring/summer jacket, I have lymphoedema in my l...
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