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I started treatment about a month and a half ago. My right leg  and foot is much smaller than it was. I have been measured for my custom stocking and toe caps.  600 more words


Sickness Stinks, but Healing is SWEET

I type this blog post from the beautiful Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California. This unexpected, perfectly timed, all-expenses paid trip to celebrate the professional success of a loved one has been nothing short of amazing. 455 more words

Randomly On Purpose

One Third of the Way

Today was my 11th radiation treatment – which means that I’m 1/3 of my way through this phase of treatment. I can see the light at the end of the tunnel. 245 more words

My Life Then & Now

The National Lymphedema Network Provides Garments for Patients

With a master’s degree from UCLA and a PhD from Stanford, both in electrical engineering, Mehrdad Nayebi serves as the president of Niham Technology, a high-tech incubating firm located in Mountain View, California. 159 more words

Merhdad Nayebi

Ta Da! sana - Why I Yengar - by Teresa Stanley

What exactly is this, Iyengar, to which you keep alluding, Teresa? and for which you are probably screaming by now or have completely lost interest and no longer even care to follow. 1,137 more words

Breast Cancer

Lymphatic drainage of the abdomen and associated pathologies

The lymphatic system is a network of lymph nodes, vessels, plexuses, and organs, which transport lymph. This is excess interstitial fluid drained from tissue via osmosis, containing leukocytes, most of which are lymphocytes. 1,485 more words

Lipedema Lady's First Day With a FLEXITOUCH Machine! Lymphedema Therapy and The Walking Dead Season 6 Finale

Greetings my fabulous fellow Lip Ladies!

I’m very excited because today is my first day using my new Flexitouch pneumatic compression pump therapy device at home to treat the secondary Lymphedema I acquired from stage three Lipedema. 516 more words