Official Lymphie Strong Inspiration Group Celebrates 3K Membership Milestone

Congratulations and thank you to all who have been faithful members of the Official Lymphie Strong Inspiration Group. Wow what a journey!! We started out with 74 engaging people in September of 2015. I used to personally vet each person that joined one by one and for 3 years ran it by myself. A big […]

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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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Lipedema Treatment Guide en Español

Exciting news for all of the Spanish speaking community impacted by lipedema. Kathleen Lisson, author of Swollen, Bloated, and Puffy and Lipedema Treatment Guide, just released the Spanish version of the latter book entitled Lipedema Guía Terapéutica last month.  She reached out to me and together we decided to do a giveaway that ended on […]

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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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Patient Webinar Collaboration

I am proud to have collaborated with @JOBSTforUSA on this project. On behalf of the Official Lymphie Strong Inspiration Group, the information provided was excellent and in response to our real life questions in living with lymphedema on a daily basis. Personally as a patient and blogger, I did not partner up to just post […]

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Got Chafing?

Kind of an awkward post, but here it goes! The date on this photo is May 17, 2018, so I guess that’s how long I’ve been using this “new to me” anti-blister/anti-chafing spray. Supposedly triathletes use it. Our latest challenge kicked off on April 1, and so far I have been in the pool and […]

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Lymphie Strong Website Update

New Domain Name Announcement!! My site will move from staylymphiestrong.com to LYMPHIESTRONG.COM in an effort to streamline user access. Over the next 72 hours, the site will transition to the new name and parts will be “under construction” as I work to complete the process. This move was based on valued feedback from the community. […]

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TX LE&RN Chapter Meetings RSVP

As the patient volunteer Chair of the Lymphatic Education & Research Network Texas Chapter, I am proud to announce that we will being hosting in-person meetings at various places around Houston, Austin, and San Antonio initially. If you have a venue you would like to volunteer, please contact the TX LE&RN Chapter. Time & Dates […]

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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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