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Watch: My Speech at the ILF 2018, Rotterdam, NL.

Hey Lymphie Family,

I’m pleased to be able to share with you the speech that I presented at the International Lymphedema Framework Conference in Rotterdam this month. 66 more words

Lymphedema

My Jobst Relax Story!

Night compression is a topic that is poorly understood and rarely talked about. It’s an area of my personal lymphedema management that has become increasingly important and without it, my leg wouldn’t be as good as it is today. 204 more words

Lymphedema

Here's Why The Goal Is Health Not Skinny

Societal expectations on weight are not something I can afford to give much consideration.  I have three “fat disorders”. If you are not familiar with fat disorders, let me give you the basics: One is Dercum’s Disease, which is very rare and out of nowhere put piles of lipomas and 60 lbs. 1,097 more words

Plant-Based Diet

Lymphedema - A Condition Common after Breast Cancer Treatment

A respected provider of minimally invasive cardiovascular care, Dr. David Greuner guides NYC Surgical Associates as cofounder. Dr. David Greuner and his team offer treatment for a wide range of issues, including… 146 more words

Dr. David Greuner

Their sacrifice, our duty.

Today is Memorial Day in the United States, a day in which we remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Visiting the graves of some of these brave men and women at Arlington National Cemetery this weekend put my daily battle with lymphedema into perspective. 121 more words

Primary Lymphedema

Easy Enjoyable Travel And Still Lose Weight And Manage Chronic Illness

For the first time since I can remember, this past week I traveled and came back home weighing less than when I had left on the trip. 1,124 more words