The Lymphedema Table – For Lymphies And Their Food

We have reached a milestone. One of our subgroups, The Lymphedema Table – For Lymphies And Their Food, has reached 1,000 members. You might yawn or say whoop-dee-doo accompanied by an eye roll. Why is this such a big deal to me? I’ll tell you why. The Relevance Every CDT intake or admission I have […]

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My Letter to the Editor of the New York Times By Susan

It is not entirely uncommon for us to come across online content from various sources of media and try to create an educational opportunity from it, since it’s a conversation that’s already started. Any opportunity to raise awareness for LE is a good one. Recently a group member, Susan, noticed a Lymphedema article posted by […]

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Lymphie Strong Facebook Groups: The Next Level

For the past several months, I have been receiving some great feedback on the success of the online support groups I manage on Facebook, particularly from physical therapists in The Official Lymphie Strong Inspiration Group. It never occurred to me that a certified lymphedema therapist might need a group to recommend to their patients. I […]

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Lymphedema Not a Global Problem? I Beg To Differ

I developed LE in college.  For 21 years, I thought that myself and my Dad were the only living people on the planet with lymphedema. One man and his daughter.  Something like that saying, “Even if you were the last person on Earth, I wouldn’t wish LE on you.”  It sounds absolutely absurd to think […]

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#MOVETHATLYMPH 2017 Challenge for Lymphedema & Lymphatic Health

Here’s to a New Year, New You! Exercise in any form is highly beneficial to the management of Lymphedema. Get moving, stay moving and commit to your lymphatic health! Sign up for the #MOVETHATLYMPH 2017 Challenge for Lymphedema & Lymphatic Heath and commit to doing something active, every day, for at least 10 minutes for 365 […]

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