Why your therapist should recommend compression bandaging

Compression bandaging helps the lymph to flow through the lymph vessels Extra force for better muscle conditioning Specifically designed for the affected body part Prevent refilling of fluid into the tissues Reduce tissue hardening (Fibrosis) Can have longer term benefits in Phase II Combined Decognestive Therapy Make you feel more comfortable

Summer and Lymphoedema

Memorial Day in America is a solemn occasion, but it marks the unofficial start to summer in the United States. As most Americans shed heavy clothes and head for the beach with their family and friends, those of us with lymphoedema brace ourselves…and feel isolated. Our enemy – heat – has arrived.  We scour the […]

Lymphodema on Today Tonight Adelaide

Three of our Lipoedema Australia Support Society (LASS) ladies appeared on Today Tonight in South Australia along with our patron, Professor Neil Piller.  The segment aired in SA, WA, rural Victoria and NSW. We had many new members join LASS after finally finding an answer to their painful, swollen legs and arms. If you missed […]