Lymphedema

  • Treatment For Breast Cancer
    Breast Cancer SurgeryThe treatment for breast cancer usually involves surgery, radiation, and/or chemotherapy in order to eliminate the cancer completely. The type of treatment for breast cancer a wo....
  • Lymphedema Therapies
    Various lymphedema therapies, though popular in Europe for decades, are just recently becoming recognized in the United States. In fact, it wasn't until 1994 that an American school offered a curricu....
  • What Is Lymphedema
    "What is lymphedema?" you ask. Lymphedema is a condition that affects millions of Americans every year but is still neglected by many in the medical profession. For a more scientific answer to the q....
  • Compression Stockings For Lymphedema
    Caring for Your Legs with Compression Stockings for LymphedemaCompression stockings for lymphedema help to reduce swelling and return the affected limb to normal size. Patients with lymphedema who we....
  • Cellulitis Treatments
    Cellulitis treatments are quite particular and require a doctor's involvement since the condition is caused by some sort of bacterial infection. In other words, simply rubbing some Neosporin onto the....
  • LANA Certification
    LANA Certification--The Gold StandardLANA certification is one of the most prestigious lymphatic studies certifications a health care professional can obtain. LANA stands for The Lymphology Associati....
  • Lymphology
    The Study of LymphologyLymphology is nothing more than the study of the lymphatic system, which includes the organs of the lymphatic system and the diseases and conditions of the lymphatic system, inc....
  • Treatment For Genital Lymphedema
    Getting Relief with Treatment for Genital LymphedemaTreatment for genital lymphedema is similar to treatment for upper extremity lyphedema or for lymphedema of the legs. Unfortunately, genital lymphe....
  • Lymphedema Training
    Lymphedema training is required for anyone who plans on treating individuals with this condition. Failure to follow proper procedure during treatment could cause serious harm to the patient and resul....
  • Lymphatic Therapies
    Lymphatic therapies are still rejected by many in the medical profession, but more and more health care professionals are beginning to recognize their effectiveness and advise their patients according....