Pain from lymphodema
rosequartzdreamer3 days ago
Hi folks have just returned from my apointment at lymphodema clinic. My results are quite pleasing - I have lost two and half litres from ...
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Wearing compression wraps when I am not well
Loramay4 days ago
Hi I was just wondering what others do when they are not well about wearing their compression wraps.
I have had a flu bug for the last week ...
Bev-19664 days agoPOPULAR
I have got my new compressions to start to wear in April 2 full leg & 1 tights, the full leg have the knobbles round the top & I usually get...
Living with lymphedema in the USA
debles15 days ago
Is there not any drugs or surgery offered in the USA for lymphedema. The compression method does not work for me. It is hard to wear some sh...
Pain with Lymphadema?
Breeches7 days ago
first time posting, I hope I am doing this right! Can anyone tell me if Lymphedema can cause pain in the arm following breast cancer surgery...
Sock it to lymphoedema
LymphSuppNetwork9 days ago
Our trustees have gone over and above in thier efforts to sock it to lymphoedema. Watch them here and then video yourself/ your friends/ you...
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Areas of UK that have excellent support and treatment services?
eleanorshutie10 days ago
My husband is due to retire in the next year and we plan to move to a bungalow. I would like to move to an area that has good support for ...
Update on Footwear for Primary Lymphoedema in legs and ankles
SetFreeAtLast13 days ago
Just thought I should add the advice of my wonderful Lymphoedema nurse re footwear.
Every summer, prior to diagnosis, I would stop wearing ...
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adeleb15 days ago
I have lymphoedema in both legs. I am soon going into hospital to have a replacement knee operation and wondering if anyone has had a simila...
Living with lymphedema
Lizzy14515 days ago
Hi I am lizzy I have had lymphedema in both my lower legs for 20 yr now it don’t get easier it get hard as ur all will know but trying to m...
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Sock it to lymphoedema 2018
LymphSuppNetwork16 days ago
Sock it to lymphoedema is a great way to increase awareness of lymphoedema, have fun and raise vital funds to support the LSN. Go to our web...
skybluepink17 days ago
Can there be primary cancer emanating from lymph nodes or is it a chicken & the egg situation so only those with it as a secondary can acces...
Question for cyclists with Lymphoedema in the leg(s)
River8319 days ago
I'm wondering if there are any LE specific cycling tights/pants or shorts available anywhere? I have looked everywhere and have not been abl...
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Icy Cold Feet
SpinningGwenny19 days ago
I have lymphoedema in legs,arms, abdomen etc. Problem is, when the rest of my body us uncomfortably toasty warm my feet feel like locks of i...
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How long a diagnosis took!!
SetFreeAtLast20 days ago
Just thought I would share my experience. I first suffered from swollen ankles and legs when at university, aged 19. I was referred to a t...
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LVA in the Baltimore area?
corellc21 days ago
I am having a consultation for LVA in late March; have any of you had this done in the Baltimore area at Johns Hopkins, or if you are in the...
MelVernon22 days ago
Morning everyone. I’m having LVA surgery on my arm next week. Does anyone who’s had the surgery have any tips on recovery. Also how long did...
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My turn at last, but how shall I be?
Jude422 days ago
I'm in my 30th year of having lymphoedema, and am almost 80. Having campaigned during the last 15 years or so on behalf of all...
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Lymphedema after bladder removal - need ideas for more effective removal of fluid
219822425 days ago
I'm new here and interested in learning more about lymphedema therapy. Had bladder cancer, so a radical cystectomy early November 2017 and 2...
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Hi all just popped in to day Hello.
galtyboia month ago
Hi all ,i just popped in to say Hello, read some posts and give an update on the changes I've had since i last posted.Well first of all i ha...
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Symptoms or Testing ?
skybluepinka month ago
I believe the strength/quality of the microscope says it all as why is there a difference between those used in operations & those in testin...
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Bev-1966a month ago
Does lymph fluid move to bladder from legs and make you pee more or does it stay where it is.
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Rebounder - Mini nTrampoline
whooa month ago
If I hold on to the back of a chair while I am on my mini trampoline do I still get the same benefits if I did not hold on to the back of th...
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leaking leg and a ulcer
zipp36a month ago
My GP is telling me as long as leg keeps leaking it wont heal. I am on antibitics and change dressing daily. Is there anything i can do to s...
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I have cellulitis on my face. It is now swollen. Will it get back to normal when tye cellulitis is gone? Will it leave permanent damage?
reubenprofa month ago
It has been swollen for a few days. Been taking antibiotics that the doctor recommended me
Exercise classes for Osteoporosis
veriterca month ago
Some time ago I asked people who were interested in exercise classes for osteoporosis to contact me. Sorry I haven't been back, but the nur...
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Swellings after taking flucioxacillin tablets.
Philip-Makuraa month ago
I took 16 tablets of flucioxacillin as sodium Bp 500 mg four days. I have developed two small swellings on my ribs. Please advise.
Living in the U.S. with Lymphedema seeking and seeking connections and resources
hmathera month agoPOPULAR
I have been diagnosed with primary lymphedema about 15 years ago. My lymphedema is in all four of my extremities but is most sever in the le...
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Swollen ankles painful feet
alfie19a month agoPOPULAR
What is causing my swollen ankles and the deep bands around my feet s this part of primary LE if you have the same probem How do you cope...
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Stocking grips giving me blisters
carolineta month ago
I was wondering if anyone else had had this problem . After 10 years of wearing Mediven stockings with no problems I now have rows of bliste...
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