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Tag: physical therapy

  • My garments are in!

    My garments are in!

    After three weeks of wrapping, my garments have come in: I’m now the proud owner of a brand-new Mediven stocking and a Solaris Tribute nighttime garment! Read more

  • Lymphie Stories: Barbara P.

    Submitted by Barbara P., August 2012. At 61, I’m in that group of Baby Boomers who’ve had primary lymphedema for an extraordinarily long time (at least half a century, in my case) and couldn’t get a proper diagnosis and treatment for decades.  I don’t even know how long I’ve had it, but I have no memory of ever […] Read more

  • Guest Post: Lucie’s Physiotherapy Experience

    Lucie Crouch recently underwent physiotherapy for her lymphedema. After a positive experience, she decides to share her story. I’ve been living with lymphedema for around eight years now. I’ve pretty much been through it all: painful leg drainage, herbal remedies, hardcore and rather painful CDT (complete decongestive therapy)… I’ve tried a plethora of different massage […] Read more

  • All Wrapped Up

    All Wrapped Up

    I just began my four-week wrapping treatment — here’s what it’s all about! Read more

  • Yesterday’s Overdue Appointment

    Yesterday’s Overdue Appointment

    It’s been a while since I’ve gone to my lymphedema clinic — three years, to be exact! Read more

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