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Webbing between fiingers

I have recently been wrapping my hand because of lymphedema. I habe a sleeve, b...

Flat knit stockings

Hi everyone x i now have my first pair of flat knit stockings from Mediven,and t...

Breast cancer followed by lymphedema

Hi everyone just joint this website today . I have been a breast cancer surviver...

Collategene

I heard this gene therapy product was in stage 3 trials for primary lymphodema a...

Can cellulitis infection be very mild?

I have weird redness in my skin, especially after shower. It looks like a rash b...

Lymphorrhea

Hi, I'm new to this site. My daughter (and my son) has primary lymphoedema whi...

moisurising

hi eleanor regarding moisturiser i use aveeno its very good and recommended by m...

Can anyone recommend good moisturiser please? I have lymphedema in my right leg.

I have been given a type of unscented petroleum jelly by my GP. But there is an ...

No lymphoedema help from my gp

Hi, I am new to the forum, I have had lipo Lymphoedema in both legs for around ...

Rebounding(Mini trampoline) exercise for the lymphatic system.

Had secondary lymphoedema of the right arm for 14 years after breast cancer trea...

Wide leg jeans

Can anyone let me know where I can locate some wide leg ( wide to fit over swoll...

washing gloves and arm compression

hi, I just wash, by hand, in either a little washing up liquid , or washing po...

Thanks

Thanks so much what I was able read with support was of great interest to on the...

Washing stockings

Hi, I am new to stockings what's the best way to wash them and what with?

Cellulitis is back

Hello my lymphedema friends Got a question I had cellulitis back in August I got...

Lymphedema

Hi.I am new here and frustrated.My GP gave me a prescription for compression sto...

Lymphatic drainage machine

does anyone know the difference between a 4 and 12 chamber for these machines. ...

Writing to mp, starting a petition?

Hi all I just wondered if anyone has raised the lack of funding for lymphoedema...

Flu vaccine

Hi! The time for catching flu is already. I am not sure if it is right for us wi...

Problems getting medical secretary to type and send referral to Lymphoedema clinic for compression stockings..

I'm feeling rather stressed, after being newly diagnosed and waiting to see vasc...

Breast lymphoedema, mld, compression garments and any other helpful hints please!

Six months ago I was diagnosed with DCIS. I had mastectomy with reconstruction (...

LSN on You tube

The LSN has launched a you tube channel which will have new content uploaded ea...

Problems getting help

I'm disabled and can't do self massage. There is an option to use a compressor. ...

Arm Pain

Hi all I have been on here with my news on my ongoing troubles with my right arm...

How do I get the NHS to cover the costs of this procedure

My NHS have admitted that they have caused my current Lymphodema so how do I get...