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...

The Difference Between Short-Stretch and Long-Stretch Bandages

Lymphedema bandaging consists of wrapping the affected limb with multiple layers of materials such as cotton, foam padding and bandages to gently decongest the lymphatic...

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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Watch: How to Bandage Your Toes

Toe swelling is something that many people naturally experience with lower extremity lymphedema, yet it can also be the result of badly applied compression...

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,...
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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...

Managing Lymphedema While You Sleep with Night Compression

Night-time compression for lymphedema management is an area that has been overlooked in the past, with the majority of our focus being placed on perfecting...

How Gradient Compression Works for Lymphatic & Venous Disorders

If there is one thing that Lymphedema patients need to understand, it's how compression garments work! When diagnosed with Lymphedema, we are told that...

Thermal Spas that Specialise in the Treatment of Lymphedema

For thousand years people have benefited from the therapeutic properties of thermal waters to rejuvenate, invigorate and heal. Treatments based on thermal hot springs,...

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...

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