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Swelling and weight gain

Does anyone have problems with their breasts swelling? Weight gaining? It seems ...

RLS compression boots

Ik ben nieuw en ik heb RLS (rusteloze benen). Ik ben erg benieuwd of iemand erva...

Liposuction for arm lymphoedema

I am new on here. Has anyone had liposuction for breast cancer related lymphoede...

New Families Website

To compliment our Families support group we have launched our new Families websi...
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Families Group

Did you know we have a Families Support Group? This is for families who live wi...
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Lotion for incontinence underwear

Does anyone know if a lotion that can be used with incontinence underwear to pre...

Information from LSN

In response to enquiries from patients about coronavirus the Lymphoedema Support...
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Hand Hygiene when wearing compression

This was a question L-W-O support group members asked we asked our Nurse Advisor...
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Coronavirus

NHS Advice - Wash your hands - frequently for at least 20 seconds...
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Hydrochlorothiazide and lymphedema

Has anyone had any experience with hydrochlorothiazide and lymphedema. The medi...

(lymphaticovenular anastomosis)

has anyone here had any experience of restoration of the flow of fluid around th...

Your tips & advice on Self-Care

The 18th - 24th of November is Self-Care Week, please share with us your lymphoe...
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Do you change your skin care routine in Winter?

With the clocks going back and the central heating going on, do you change your ...
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What Healthy Living Tip?

What healthy living tip would you give to some who has just been diagnosed with ...
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How does Lymphoedema affect your Mental Health?

August was not a good health month for me, I slept a lot due to heavy painkiller...
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Out in the Community

If you are in the Nuneaton area, pop in any say hello, L-W-O will be there with ...
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Breaking the itch scratch cycle

Some days it is very hard not to scratch here are a few tips that may help. Plea...
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New Pinterest

Today my granddaughter has set up a new Pinterest Page, sadly the old one is pas...
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Accessibility

None of us living with lymphoedema like to think of ourselves as being disabled ...
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Lymphoedema Summers

Although this weekend hasn't been much to shout about weather wise we are still ...
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The Catch 22 situation

A few years ago the rules changed and we could pick and choose where we wanted t...

Community Guidelines

Welcome to the L-W-O Community - Community for support of lymphoedema! We’re v...
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Why you should drink water

For those of us living with lymphoedema it is so important to drink plenty of fl...
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Hayfever

This year I have found Hayfever particularly difficult and the pollen count cert...
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Hidden Disabilities

Many of my disabilities can't be seen including my lymphoedema. The Sunflower Hi...
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Keep cool at night

I love my cotton sheets at night. I also keep a spare top in the fridge in a pl...
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Supporting families

We have a Children's Group at www.facebook/groups/LWOChildrens and our website h...
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Welcome

Hi I am the Founder of L-W-O, welcome to the L-W-O Community supporting those li...
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I'm new, just saying hello

I'm Val, I'm 60yrs young and I have lymphoedema in both legs. My swelling is now...

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Welcome to the L-W-O Community. We are a non-profit group set up in September 2013 for anyone who lives with ...

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