Lymphedema

  • Foeldi Training
    Foeldi Training in North AmericaFoeldi training is offered at many schools in North America as well as Europe. Michael Foeldi and his wife improved on Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) in the 1980's by dev....
  • Lymphedema Symptoms
    Recognizing Lymphedema SymptomsLymphedema symptoms are not always blantantly obvious, so patients with lymphedema might not notice anything amiss until an extremity becomes severely swollen. Some sym....
  • Physiology Of The Lymphatic System
    The Anatomy and Physiology of the Lymphatic SystemThe physiology of the lymphatic system has been widely studied by researchers and health care professionals who diagnose and treat lymphedema in patie....
  • Upper Extremity Lymphedema
    Helpful Hints for Lymphedema ManagementUpper extremity lymphedema is a risk factor for any woman who undergoes breast cancer surgery that required the removal of axillary lymph nodes. Whenever the ly....
  • Lymphedema Compression Garments
    Lymphedema compression garments are helpful tools when it comes to lymphedema management. It's true that nothing can replace the effects of a manual lymph drainage massage as performed by a certified....
  • Comprehensive Lymphedema Management
    The Importance of A Comprehensive Lymphedema Management PlanA comprehensive lymphedema management plan is of the utmost importance because it can make all the difference in a patient's life. Unfortun....
  • Healthy Lymph System
    A healthy lymph system is an important part of everyday life yet most people don't realize this until something goes awry. Since the lymph system is responsible for filtering out and destroying any u....
  • Genital Lymphedema
    What Is Genital Lymphedema?Genital lymphedema is often the result of cancer-related surgeries. For instance, prostate, liver, lung, lymphomas, and abdominal cancers can cause swelling of the legs, wh....
  • Lymphedema Therapists
    Locating Certified Lymphedema TherapistsLymphedema therapists can be located by simply doing a Web search. If you suffer from lymphedema and are wondering what type of lymphedema treatments are avail....
  • Posters Of The Lymphatic System
    Posters of the Lymphatic System for StudyPosters of the lymphatic system are important study guides for health care professionals who treat such conditions as lymphedema. The lymphatic system is a co....