Lymphedema

  • Anatomy Of The Lymphatic System
    A Brief Overview of the Anatomy of the Lymphatic SystemThe anatomy of the lymphatic system is constructed with one purpose in mind, which is to transport "waste materials" from the interstitial tissue....
  • Lymphatic Systems
    Lymphatic systems have a lot of responsibility when it comes to maintaining your body's health. In addition to filtering out any unwanted or unwelcome substances, lymphatic systems are also in charge....
  • Continuing Education For Occupational Therapists
    Patients Benefit from the Continuing Education for Occupational TherapistsThe continuing education for occupational therapists is essential to the well-being of their patients. Anyone who is sufferin....
  • Lymph Glands
    What the Lymph Glands DoThe lymph glands are responsible for keeping the body fluids, blood fluid and cerebrospinal fluid in balance. The total amount of body weight is 60% fluids. The lymphs fluids....
  • Massage Therapists
    Massage Therapists Soothe Away Lymphedema SymptomsMassage therapists can be a great source of comfort and stress relief to lymphedema patients. Lymphedema, is an uncomfortable condition that brings w....
  • Treatment For Pediatric Lymphedema
    Helping Children with Lymphedema....
  • Lymphedema Courses
    Several different lymphedema courses are required of those who enroll in a lymphedema certification program. Some of these courses cover basics, like general anatomy, while others address the specifi....
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
    Understanding Breast Cancer SurgeryBreast cancer surgery used to involve a procedure called a radical mastectomy. No matter what stage of cancer you had, mastectomy was the only option. Catching a c....
  • Lymphatic Massage
    Lymphatic massage is probably the single most effective means of helping those are suffering from lymphedema. Though it should be followed up with other kinds of lymphedema treatments, lymphatic mass....
  • Continuing Education For Physical Therapists
    The Importance of Continuing Education for Physical TherapistsThe continuing education for physical therapists in the treatment of lymphedema is so important to the well-being of the patient and his o....