Gratitude

Joy and I were so incredibly thankful to participate in the Networking & Educational Seminar for Lymphedema Therapists Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital TIRR Memorial Hermann Houston, TX as part of the LE&RN TX Chapter. 💙 Thank you, Lymphedema Seminars, for your partnership with Lymphatic Education & Research Network. We thank all lymphedema therapists for […]

Read More

Amy’s Story

Transformation Tuesday ✨✨ #LymphieStrongPeople Amy almost died 5 years ago from sepsis and undiagnosed lymphedema. She spent the next 3 years climbing 🧗‍♀️ up to reclaim her life back. Aug 3, 2018 – She stumbled on a link sent by her daughter and joined the Official Lymphie Strong Inspiration Group for Lymphedema and Lymphie Strong […]

Read More

Giving Tuesday 2019

‪Please support any or all of the following #lymphedema organizations today on #givingtuesday and year round! Links listed at https://lymphiestrong.com/lymphedema-resources/ Lymphatic Education & Research Network National Lymphedema Network Lymphedema Treatment Act Ninjas Fighting Lymphedema Foundation Brylan’s Feat Foundation Lighthouse Lymphedema Network #lymphiestrong #lymphedema #lymphedemaawareness #givingtuesday

Read More

My CDT Shoes for Lymphedema

This is a short but sweet blog post that is waaaaay overdue. I have answered this question probably 10,000 times since creating Lymphie Strong. Just kidding, but it feels like I have been asked a lot. When you go for your first wrapping appointment during complete decongestive therapy for lymphedema treatment, more than likely they […]

Read More

Genital Lymphoedema & Pelvic Health Hygiene

Much like the topic of intimacy and sex, genital lymphedema is a tough topic to broach in the patient community. If you are reading this term for the first time, you might be shocked to learn that lymphedema can affect the genitals in both children and adults alike. What is genital lymphedema? “Genital lymphedema is […]

Read More

Happy Friendsgiving 2019

Happy #Friendsgiving 2019 to our Brothers and Sisters around the world in the LE Community ❤️ “For each new morning with its light, For rest and shelter of the night, For health and food, For love and friends, For everything Thy goodness sends.” Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) (A second collage will come tomorrow 😁) #lymphiestrong […]

Read More

Lymphedema After Cancer: stile_compresso

I am so thrilled to announce that for November Lymphie Strong teamed up with Italian author Anna Maisetti / Instagram Patient Advocate stile_compresso for an exclusive, sponsored random gift book giveaway. Anna is a fierce patient advocate who has inspired thousands on Instagram to flaunt their compression and be body positive. Body Positive Catwalk In […]

Read More

4,000 Members Out of 8.7K Total

The Official Lymphie Strong Inspiration Group for Lymphedema has reached a milestone 4,000 members. Thank you JOBST USA and LymphCare, USA for your sponsorship. Join us today! Link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/LymphieStrongInspirationGroup lymphiestrong #compression #lymphedema #jobstusa #lymphcareusa

Read More

Dr. Wei F. Chen Joins Lymphie Strong Facebook Group

A study on the vascularized lymph vessel transfer was just published by Dr. Wei F. Chen, et al. I obtained permission to share on Lymphie Strong. Dr. Chen wants to educate, so please feel free to share and repost. “Vascularized lymph vessel transfer, also known as lymph node transfer 2.0, has shown very promising results […]

Read More

Sprung A Leak?

Have you sprung a leak? 😢💦💦@the_lympha talks about lymphorrhea in the Official Lymphie Strong Group for Lymphedema on Facebook. Repost @the_lympha with @get_repost ・・・ Due to years and years of neglect of my lymphedema, and especially my toes, I now ‘leak’ sometimes in this spot when my system is overloaded. I have a plan I […]

Read More