What Is Lymphedema?

What Is Lymphedema? Lymphedema is a serious condition that affects more than 200,000 Americans each year. Also called lymphatic obstruction, Lymphedema is an abnormal collection of fluid underneath the skin. It is a potential side effect of any cancer surgery and radiation therapy that can appear in some people during the months or even years…

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October-Breast Cancer Awareness Month

This month is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual worldwide drive to increase awareness of the disease, and of preventative measures. We all need to be reminded about how to detect the disease in its earliest stages, and to encourage others. There is information online about symptoms to watch for, as well as…

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MEET PINK RIBBONS – A Mastectomy and Lymphedema Boutique

Have you been diagnosed with breast cancer? Do you feel alone and cut off from the world? Or do you just have questions about what is available to you? Located in Memphis, TN, Pink Ribbons LLC is a mastectomy and lymphedema boutique designed with you in mind. Our goal is to support you and your…

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