A Comprehensive Guide to Lymphedema in Children: Part 1

Written by LINDSAY DAVEY and originally published here. Primary and secondary lymphedema in children is relatively rare, but carries with it the significant and lifelong burden of having...
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Skincare Advice from The Lymphoedema Support Network

Learn the basic facts about Lymphedema Skincare from LSN Nurse Advisor, Denise Hardy, as she explains the basic steps to keep your skin in...

The Benefits of Night Garments for Lymphedema

Traditional approaches to night time compression include using short-stretch bandages, however, many people struggle to apply them comfortably (often they are too tight and...
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Arm Bandaging: A Step-By-Step Guide

This video demonstrates a clear, step-by-step guide on how to bandage the arm and fingers. Produced by the Michigan State University Rehabilitation Department. Another useful...

Flat-Knit & Circular-Knit Garments for Lymphedema

Lymphedema is a condition brought on by impaired lymphatic drainage that causes chronic inflammation in the body's tissues. The affected areas of the body...

12 Basic Skin Care Habits We Can All Start Today!

Good skin care is a vital part of Lymphedema management, yet many people are not sure exactly what's involved in properly caring for lymphie...

Can I Wear My Day-Garment at Night Whilst Sleeping?

Many people with Lymphedema unintentionally make the mistake of thinking that their day-time compression garments are suitable for sleeping in but the truth is,...

Medical Pedicurist- Why You Should Have a Pedicure at The Doctor’s Office

We all love treating ourselves to a mani-pedi pampering session at the local beauty salon, getting our finger and toenails cut, soaked, buffed, massaged...

Lymphedema Bandaging: The Essential Items You Need to Get Started.

No matter which way you look at it, lymphedema bandaging is not the most fashionable trend one could hope to find themselves wearing! Wrapping...

Lymphedema Compression: Custom vs. Ready-Made Garments

Lymphedema patients come in all shapes and sizes and have wide-ranging needs that must be considered when prescribing compression garments. Quite often, therapists face...

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