Lymphedema

  • Lumpectomy
    Lumpectomy for Breast CancerA lumpectomy is considered breast-conserving surgery that removes only the part of the breast considered cancerous. It can also be referred to as a biopsy, partial mastect....
  • Manual Lymph Drainage And Complete Decongestive Therapy
    Treating Lymphedema with Manual Lymph Drainage and Complete Decongestive TherapyManual Lymph Drainage and Complete Decongestive Therapy are part of an overall treatment plan for lymphedema patients. ....
  • Treatment For Pediatric Lymphedema
    Helping Children with Lymphedema....
  • Lymphology Association Of North America
    The Lymphology Association of North America is an organization dedicated to researching, treating and preventing this unfortunate affliction. Founded in the last decade, LANA is the North American eq....
  • 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 Primary Lymphedema
    The Best Treatment for Primary LymphedemaTreatment for primary lymphedema involves Manual Lymph Drainage and Complete Decongestive Therapy, the use of compression garments or bandages, meticulous skin....