Love of Lisa Cancer & Lymphedema Fund Sponsors 5 FREE Registrations for #MOVETHATLYMPH Challenge

Love of Lisa Cancer & Lymphedema Fund Sponsors 5 FREE Registrations for the Lymphie Strong Zumba Challenge!! Founder Lisa Stillman reached out to me this morning and generously paid for 5 free registrations for the Lymphie Strong Muevelo Zumba Fitness Challenge starting tomorrow April 1. Registration ends April 3, 2021. ABOUT The 501c3 nonprofit Love […]

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Lymphedema Awareness Month: Brylan’s Feat Foundation

Our Mission Our mission is to assist in providing necessary treatment to pediatric lymphedema patients who are in financial need, help raise awareness, and promote education of this disease. Our Vision Brylan’s Feat Foundation is determined to serve as a resource and advocate for children and their families who have been impacted by lymphedema. –Brylan’s […]

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Sport and Lymphedema – The Ongoing Debate

Over the last years, working as a patient advocate, I continuously see how patients with lymphedema are in doubt about what kind of physical activity they can do. Not only are patients worried about if the activity will increase their swelling but also if it will make their lymphedema worse in the long run. And […]

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Lymphedema Treatment Act and Call to Action in 2021

The Lymphedema Advocacy Group is an all-volunteer organization of patients, caregivers, healthcare professionals and industry partners. Our mission is to advance lymphedema care in the United States by advocating for improved insurance coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of the disease. For this purpose we work to increase awareness of and education about lymphedema amongst […]

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I See Your Rare

The following poem I See Your Rare was written by Dr. Andrea Leifer, DPT, CLT, WCC as a tribute to the lymphedema community for lymphedema awareness month. Thank you so much for writing this poignant piece. May we all shine this month and beyond! The rare disease community and its supporters come together to share […]

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Lymphie Strong March Calendar 2021

Lymphedema Awareness is important all year round, and we all do our best to spread the information. March is just a little bit special because it is our month to shine, so we go all out with March 6th designated as World Lymphedema Day. This year is a little bit different for me since I’m […]

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3rd Annual Lymphie Strong Virtual Half Marathon/10K/5K Race Registration

Welcome to the first #MOVETHATLYMPH Virtual Race for 2021!!  We are so proud to present the 3rd Annual Lymphie Strong Virtual Half Marathon/10K/5K for 2021. March is Lymphedema Awareness Month! There is no better time to join in the fun of moving while simultaneously increasing lymphatic health awareness to all around you in your family and […]

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Sending Our Support at These Challenging Times

As A Native Texan I was born and grew up 35 miles from the Texas Gulf Coast, so I am not a stranger to hurricanes or tropical storms. The same for my parents and grandparents. It’s part of living here. Most of the time these events pass without much impact but sometimes they don’t. Sadly, […]

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Help Texans With Lymphedema Impacted by Winter Storm Uri

During Hurricane Harvey in 2017, which devastated much of the Texas Gulf Coast, Lymphie Strong was able to help multiple families with disaster relief in the form of compression garments and gift cards. We fought for our lives and homes during rising floodwaters and now we are facing the aftermath of Winter Storm Uri 2021. […]

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Lymphie Strong Valentines Day Yoga Challenge

Challenge duration: Feb 14 – 28, 2021 Registration window: Jan 28 – Feb 13, 2021 Open Your Heart This #MOVETHATLYMPH Challenge we will open up our hearts and diaphragms to focus on yoga and meditation which helps increased flexibility, respiration and energy, and muscle strength and tone as well as reduced stress. A private group […]

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