All About Lymphedema

Lymphedema disrupts the lymphatic system, causing fluid and protein buildup. While no cure exists, treatments improve life quality. It appears as primary (genetic) or secondary (damage-related) forms with recognizable early symptoms. Options include MLD, compression, exercise, CDT, surgery, medications, and self-care, offering hope for manageable living.

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All About Lipedema

Part two of our series focuses on LIPEDEMA—a lesser-known condition affecting approximately 11% of women. It’s characterized by abnormal fat accumulation in specific areas, leading to disproportionate swelling, tenderness, and pain. Discover its causes and treatment options, including compression garments, Manual Lymphatic Drainage, and surgical interventions

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All About Edema

Confused about body swelling? Edema vs. Lipedema vs. Lymphedema—our 3-part series begins with Edema. It’s excess body fluid, often from injuries or underlying issues. From gravity to pregnancy, causes vary. Luckily, management includes elevation, hydration, movement, and even professional help like Manual Lymphatic Drainage

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Meet Karl-Pain Eraser

If you have a lifetime pass to the pain cave and want to cancel your membership, look no further than Karl, who thrives on pain relief, deep tissue work and manual lymphatic drainage.

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Manual Lymphatic Drainage Offerings

Manual Lymphatic Drainage is a gentle technique that stimulates lymphatic flow, aiding in detoxification and reducing swelling. It supports immune function, eases post-surgery recovery, and enhances overall well-being.

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Manual Lymphatic Drainage

Manual Lymphatic Drainage is a gentle technique that stimulates lymphatic flow, aiding in detoxification and reducing swelling. It supports immune function, eases post-surgery recovery, and enhances overall well-being.

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