Lymphedema

  • 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....
  • Manual Lymph Drainage
    Manual lymph drainage is a technique that was developed in the mid 1800s to help individuals afflicted with swelling of the limbs due to an excess of protein, a condition that's commonly referred to a....
  • Lymphedema
    What Is Lymphedema?Lymphedema is a condition resulting in swelling of one or more limbs or parts of the body. The normal function of the lymph system is to maintain the body's fluid balance. The lym....