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Can anyone tell me

Good afternoon everyone, me again. I was just wondering if any of you have lymph...

I am new here

Hello, 55 year old female. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in March this year...

GPs: Behind Closed Doors - Cellulitis

A new series starts tonight, 26th July, at 8pm on Channel 5. The programme desc...

Knee replacement needed on lymphedema leg - asking about OT/PT post-op management

I am having knee replacement surgery on a leg that has lymphedema. I currently u...

Arm Pain

Hi I have R.arm and hand lymphedema after breast cancer 10 years ago.I wear comp...

LVA SURGERY not just in Wales ?? MINIMUM INVASION SURGERY IN SPAIN.??

I am not sure if this is the same thing but this has been done in Madrid for num...

How effective are compression garments?

I kind of want to get an idea to see how effective people find their compression...

just have questions

I have lower extremity primary lymphedema and have been dealing with it since I ...

My first hospital appointment

I had my first appt today after waiting 7 months for it! The staff were lovely ...

Cellulitis

It seems that some people are prone to it and others aren't, not sure why. If yo...

Prophylactic Anti-biotics

I take prophylactic anti-biotics permanently at 250mg twice daily, without them ...

Foods for lymph cleansing

I'm not a dietician so im not endorsing the site below but I found it useful and...

Lymphodema and Cellulitus

Hi How do you cope with the fact you could get Cellulitus? I have mild Lymphodem...

Any luck with compression leggings?

Has anyone had any luck finding compression leggings for lymphadema/ swollen ca...

LVA surgery trials on NHS in Wales

Apologies if this is old news to everyone else but I've only just seen it. LVA s...

Drying compressions

Hello everyone, just thought of a way to dry my compression stockings on a sunny...

new person

Hi i.m new to this site I have lemphedema for the last 3or 4 years, and gettin...

What's your ideal shoe design?

I have had primary lymphadema in my lower extremities for at least the last 25 y...

information needed

need more information about lymphedema in legs please and who to get in touch wi...

Velcro leg supports

does anyone know when you can get these, and has anybody used them ?

Lower Limbs

I have suffered from lymphedema for a very long time, I spent 18months going bac...

CONTINUING BITES AND STINGS SEASON 2017

LYNORA, Hopalong has some flea bites that have started to ooze lymph? I know tha...

Manual drainage

I was diagnosed with lipoedema and lymphoedema. I went to a clinic where we had ...

Cupping

Hi, I've read that cupping helps to move lymph and improve circulation. Does any...

Has anyone had a varicose vein operation on their legs?

I have varicose veins in my big leg. Can anyone advise on the best operation, an...

Toes

I have lymphadema in my legs I keep getting shooting pains in my toes is it norm...

Does arm swelling sometimes take months to get under control?

Hello everyone, I was diagnosed with this rotten condition in arm last November ...

Oedema ignorance in NHS

The Publicly funded NHS has a problem with this potentially serious condition! ...

2nd Leg

I was only diagnosed is January this year. I have primary in my left leg after a...

Exercise

Does anyone have any experience exercising which does not make swelling worse. I...