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Has anybody tried the red light therapy or the light beam generator to improve lymphedema?

I have come across these two technologies and was thinking about giving the red ...

Compression. Machine

a day ago Pinapapple Hi everyone I just go it my hydrogen flowtron 12 compressi...

Is there an alternative to support tights for the hot weather? My lymphoedema nurse isn't much help with this!

Uncomfortable sleeves

I have a problem with my sleaves my nurse fits really good ones that don't dig i...

Suggestions to relieve poor knee movement.

I have lymphoedema in both legs and I am struggling with walking as I have very ...

How long can I have my compression stocking off for before the fluid on my foot starts to build up again?

Was diagnosed with Lymphodema in April 2014 on my left foot. I am currently in a...

COMPRESSION BANDAGING

I have Lymphedoema in both legs, one worse than other but wasn't diagnosed for y...

MLD or not MLD that is the question?

So...had SLNB as part of BC surgery. Now got approx 13% swollen fingers, hand a...

my toes are still a problem to say the least.

District nurses have been great.The latest treatment is a form of compression be...

Skin redness after removing compression stocking?

Hi everyone! I have a nagging doubt and as I don't know anyone with this conditi...

Has anybody had or got lymphoedema in their toes.

Has anyone tried any alternative therapies that have worked or travelled abroad for treatment?

I have lymphodema in my left leg following a number of surgeries in my thigh and...

is there an op available on nhs in uk, to treat leg lymphoedema, im in agony atm and housebound due to ulcer/infection left leg,

so fed up and annoyed with docs ive bn in agonising pain in legs for months i cu...

is there an op available on nhs in uk, to treat leg lymphoedema, im in agony atm and housebound due to ulcer/infection left leg,

so fed up and annoyed with docs ive bn in agonising pain in legs for months i cu...

How do you explain wrapping and/or sleeve to friends and others who ask what's wrong without giving them a medical lesson on lymphedema?

I had my arm wrapped last summer and the worst part was trying to answer people'...

Any thoughts on whether Scuba Diving is good for lymphoedema?

I want to be less inhibited by my lymphy leg and have always wanted to try Scuba...

WILL123IAMS.I AM 58 YRS OLD .I HAVE 8 GRANDCHILDREN .MY HUSBAND PASSED AWAY NOV 2012.BEEN SUFFERING WITH LYMPHOEDEMA FOR 16 YRS

LYMPHOEDEMA IN BOTH LEGS FEET AND TOES.

German treatment of lymphoedema.

Do you know anything about german treatment? If you do, do you prefer still ital...

Am i able to work ?with lymphedema I work as a carer and always on my feet? And they ache? Would I qualify for disability or something?

I have just been diagnosed with lymphedema of the lower left leg. I have been told there is a long waiting list for Trent what can I do in m

Lower limb lymphodema- how to enjoy the summer?

Hi all, I'm new to the board today. I'm 33 years old and recently diagnosed with...

Can you get help with walking?

I am increasingly getting worse walking with a stick...I have spoken to others w...

Travel Insurance. I was advised by BC consultant to have BC/ Lymphoedema excluded from my travel insurance. I did this for 3 years.

I take antib's, plasters and antiseptic cream with me in case of cellulitis (onl...

Lymph Clinic finished

I have not had a follow up appointment for my Lymphoedema, i am lucky as mine ha...