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...

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...

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...
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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...

A Comprehensive Guide to Lymphedema in Children: Part 3

Written by LINDSAY DAVEY and originally published here. Click to read part one or part two of this article. Ongoing measurement and monitoring of Primary and Secondary Lymphedema in...

A Comprehensive Guide to Lymphedema in Children: Part 2

Written by LINDSAY DAVEY and originally published here. To read part one of this article, click here. Type 2: Pediatric Secondary Lymphedema Secondary lymphedema is a chronic swelling condition caused...

Compression for Kids- Supporting Families in Need

Compression for Kids is our not-for-profit organisation that aims to: Help children with lymphedema; Provide material and/or intangible support to children with lymphedema; Offer health...
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Is My Head and Neck Lymphedema ‘Normal’?

Written by LINDSAY DAVEY and originally published here. What is the average patient’s experience of head and neck lymphedema? Am I a ‘typical’ case, or somehow unique? You may suspect...
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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...

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