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 Lymphedema Of The Head
    Dealing with Lymphedema Treatment for lymphedema of the head is similar to the treatment for lower extremity lymphedema. Basically, lymphedema means that there is some sort of impairment or malformat....
  • LANA Certification
    LANA certification is necessary for anyone who plans on legally treating individuals afflicted with lymphedema. LANA, the Lymphology Association of Northern America, was organized in order to further....
  • Advance For Occupational Therapists
    Advance for Occupational Therapists Is A News ResourceAdvance for occupational therapists is a news magazize that lists companies that sell goods and services related to the field of occupational ther....
  • Foeldi
    "Foeldi" is a name that might appear often in your search for lymphedema information and with good reason. Dr. Michael Foeldi is a worldwide renowned expert in the field of lymphedema. In addition t....
  • Continuing Education For Nurses
    The Role of Continuing Education for NursesContinuing education for nurses is essential for the mere fact that nurses are the people who have the most direct contact with patients when they enter a do....
  • 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....