Lymphedema

  • LANA Certification
    LANA Certification--The Gold StandardLANA certification is one of the most prestigious lymphatic studies certifications a health care professional can obtain. LANA stands for The Lymphology Associati....
  • Lymphedema Of The Vulva
    Causes of Lymphedema of the VulvaLymphedema of the vulva can occur whenever surgery for the treatment of cancer is performed on the lower half of the body. Cancer surgery often involves the removal o....
  • Treatment For Breast Cancer
    Breast Cancer SurgeryThe treatment for breast cancer usually involves surgery, radiation, and/or chemotherapy in order to eliminate the cancer completely. The type of treatment for breast cancer a wo....
  • Lymphedema Training
    Lymphedema training is required for anyone who plans on treating individuals with this condition. Failure to follow proper procedure during treatment could cause serious harm to the patient and resul....
  • Lymphatic Therapies
    Lymphatic therapies are still rejected by many in the medical profession, but more and more health care professionals are beginning to recognize their effectiveness and advise their patients according....
  • Compression Supplies For Lymphedema
    Finding Compression Supplies for Lymphedema OnlineCompression supplies for lymphedema can be found at many online sites that specialize in compression garments for patients who suffer from this condit....
  • Erysipelas
    Erysipelas is a skin infection that is superficial but does affect the cutaneous lymphatics. Therefore individuals with weakened immune systems are at an increased risk of infection. If you have a c....
  • LANA Endorsement
    The Important LANA EndorsementLANA endorsement is coveted by any therapist who treats patients with lymphatic disorders, including lymphedema. LANA stands for the Lymphology Association of North Amer....
  • Lymphology
    The Study of LymphologyLymphology is nothing more than the study of the lymphatic system, which includes the organs of the lymphatic system and the diseases and conditions of the lymphatic system, inc....
  • Treatment For Genital Lymphedema
    Getting Relief with Treatment for Genital LymphedemaTreatment for genital lymphedema is similar to treatment for upper extremity lyphedema or for lymphedema of the legs. Unfortunately, genital lymphe....