Lymphedema

  • Treatment For Upper Extremity Lymphedema
    Obtaining Treatment for Upper Extremity LymphedemaTreatment for upper extremity lymphedema is very important in order for the patient to live a normal life. If lymphedema is not treated, the swelling....
  • 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 Courses
    Finding Lymphedema CoursesLymphedema courses are offered at many reputable schools throughout North America, as well as Europe. If you are a health care professional who is looking to become a lymphe....
  • Neck Dissection
    Radical Neck DissectionNeck dissection is an operation used to remove cancerous tissues in the head and neck. The purpose of radical neck dissection is to remove lymph nodes and other structures in th....
  • Treatment For Venous Insufficiency
    Dealing with Venous InsufficiencyTreatment for venous insufficiency usually includes a complete holistic approach to the problem. It is necessary for the patient's general health to be accessed and s....
  • 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 ....