National Lymphedema Network #LymphChat on CDT

Yesterday, the National Lymphedema Network (NLN) hosted its first ever #LymphChat on Twitter to discuss treatment and surgical options for people with lymphedema. Featuring special guests Nicole Stout and Dr. Jay Granzow.
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Managing Lymphedema

For Lymphedema Awareness Month, we donated to the Lymphatic Education and Research Network (LE&RN) to support the education and research of lymphedema and lymphatic disease.
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Are You At Risk For Varicose Veins?

Did you know that running and lifting weights can cause varicose veins? Things that you think are helping your body may not be benefiting it in the same way you would like. Here's what you need to know:
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Kathy Bates – Life with Lymphedema

While most people know Kathy Bates for her humorous or award-winning roles, many people don’t know that she is a two-time cancer survivor and a lymphedema advocate.
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Standing Desks: How to Prevent Swollen Ankles

Nearly all of this year’s must-have gift lists include the new wave of lifestyle monitoring devices like the Fitbit or Jawbone Up. The goal of these is to make people more aware of their activity, or lack of activity as it may be for most.
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Who should NOT wear compression stockings?

Contraindications are situations where a drug, device, or procedure should not be used, because there is a very real possibility it may cause more harm than good. There are two types of contraindications.
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