Lympha Press Pneumatic Pumps

  Lymphedema is a condition that can happen after any cancer surgery, and refers to the swelling that generally occurs in one of the arms or legs. When lymph nodes are removed and the lymph system is compromised, lymph fluid can accumulate and swelling can occur in the affected limb. There is no cure for…

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…

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…