Lymphedema Advocacy Mentoring

This is the second blog post in a series dedicated to why I became an advocate. The first step was identifying Why I’m In This Fight.  I think my speech in California pretty much sums up my feelings about why it is so critically important to get involved at any level.  Anything can help. So […]

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Lymphatic Health History

This afternoon I witnessed something that I never thought I would live to see in my lifetime.  I presented with lymphedema in 1994 before the internet, before smartphones, before technology really had the power to bring us closer together in a mainstream way the way it does today.  I grew up in the late 70’s […]

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Why I’m In This Fight

We wound down Lymphedema Awareness Month, but we all know it does not stop there. As patients we advocate, educate, raise awareness, fundraise, and take action year round. In fact, a member of my group asked me how to get involved. I thought I would write this first in a serous of blog posts on […]

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PEACE LOVE CURE LYMPHEDEMA

PEACE LOVE CURE LYMPHEDEMA lymphiestrong.com Thank you for being part of the #LYMPHIESTRONG Community and proudly wearing or displaying your shirt during awareness month and beyond. So many of you have said that it opened doors to educate others already. We can change this world one person at a time. We are stronger together, and […]

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Save The Date for Kathy

Save The Date! LE&RN spokesperson Kathy Bates is in DC lobbying for LE and will be speaking in front of the US House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health & Human Services, and Education on Tuesday APR 09 @ 2:50 PM ET. Watch Via YouTube Live Stream on Public Witness Day to support her […]

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Power Symposium 2019 in New Orleans

On Wednesday March 20th, I will be attending a Juzo USA event at Power Symposium 2019 in New Orleans as part of a patient panel on Lymphedema Advocacy. I am incredibly excited to share my story with this awesome team. Advocates Making a Positive Impact Pattie Cornute, Amy Rivera, Veronica “Vern” Seneriz, Lindsay Sosovec and […]

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Texas Strong: Lymphie Strong appears on Lymphedema Podcast

It’s Lymphedema Awareness Month, and we are full steam ahead with featuring all sorts of platforms where Lymphedema information is being shared across the world. One way is via the Lymphedema Podcast. Lymphedema Podcast featured Primary Lymphedema this week as a topic, and I was honored to be a guest on the show. Do you […]

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Lymphie Strong March Calendar

Hold on to your #compression! March is going to be busy this month!! Below is a list of events that Lymphie Strong is hosting or taking part in as a participant. Our mission is simple – To reach as many people who have little to no support in living with lymphedema. We aim to close […]

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Lymphie Strong Lymphedema Awareness Shirt

March is Lymphedema Awareness Month. Dozens of you reached out to me asking me why I didn’t do a shirt campaign, or when I was going to do the next one. Due to the demand, I created this campaign. Please share with others in the community that you think might be interested. Thank you for […]

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LRFC50 for 9th Annual NY LE&RN Run/Walk To Fight Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases

It is my honor to make this announcement. Since the Lymphie Strong fitness community known as, The Lymphedema Running & Fitness Club, virtually participated in the TX, DC, and CA Walks this year, I have managed to obtain an exclusive 50% off discount for NY registration by using the coupon code LRFC50 on the site […]

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