Lymphedema

  • Lymphedema Certification Courses
    Lymphedema certification courses are a required step in the process of receiving official certification from the Lymphology Association of North America. Though there is no law forbidding it, practic....
  • Chronic Venous Insufficiency
    Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI)Chronic Venous Insufficiency (insufficiency = inadequate or weakened) is by far the most common cause of leg disorders. In CVI the return of blood from the legs is c....
  • Compression Therapies
    Compression therapies are necessary for anyone afflicted with lymphedema, regardless of whether or not it is primary or secondary lymphedema. If the affected area has become swollen with protein rich....
  • Exercises For Lymphedema
    Therapeutic Exercises for Lymphedema Exercises for lymphedema are often prescribed to patients as part of a total therapeutic plan that includes Manual Lymph Drainage and Complete Decongestive Therapy....
  • Lymphedema Schools
    Lymphedema Schools Offer Expert TrainingLymphedema schools offer extensive training in the treatment of lymphedema. Many massage therapists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, nurses, and ....
  • Pathology Of The Lymphatic System
    The Pathology of the Lymphatic SystemPathology of the lymphatic system has to do with studying the diseases and malformations that take place within this system. For example, lymphedema is a disease ....
  • Treatment For Venous Ulcers
    Overcoming Venous InsufficiencyTreatment for venous ulcers can yield wonderful results, as long as the patient follows the advice of his or her doctor and/or therapist. Venous ulcers occur because th....
  • Lymphedema Treatments
    Lymphedema treatments are terribly important for individuals suffering from this affliction. Failure to recognize and treat lymphedema can have disastrous effects for not only is the swelling associa....
  • Circumferential Measurements For Lymphedema
    Taking Circumferential Measurements for LymphedemaCircumferential measurements for lymphedema are taken to get the best fit when you are buying compression garments. When you are ordering ready-made ....
  • Lymph System
    Your lymph system is only one of many important systems in your body, i.e., the central nervous system, the digestive system, the blood system, etc.. The lymph system is basically responsible for flu....