Lymphedema

  • 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....
  • Vodder Treatment
    Exceptional Lymphedema ManagementThe basis of Vodder treatment for lymphedema is Manual Lymph Drainage, which was developed by Doctor Emil Voder and his wife, Estrid in the 1930's. Back then, the onl....
  • 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....
  • Volume Measurements For Lymphedema
    Getting Accurate ResultsVolume measurements for lymphedema may surely be more accurate than the standard circumferential measurements commonly used, but they are seldom employed by therapists. Volume....
  • Lymphedema Massage
    Lymphedema massage is a treatment that has proven to most helpful for those individuals who suffer from lymphedema. Also referred to as manual lymph drainage (MLD), lymphedema massage is one of the f....