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Understanding & Effectively Managing Your Chronic Limb Swelling

A compression pump is widely recognized as effective treatment option for limb swelling. Compression pumps are a safe way to assist your body’s circulatory system in moving the excess fluid which has accumulated in the limb and can cause painful swelling,…

Causes and Symptoms for Limb Swelling

What does limb swelling have to do with your lymphatic system? The lymphatic system serves as one of the body’s main highways throughout its network of vessels and ducts, for body fluid entering into the blood stream. Before this body fluid also referred to…

Compression Devices: Effective treatment for limb swelling

By Alyssa Parker Many individuals attempt to manage their limb swelling through various treatments such as compression stockings, exercise, diuretics, and elevation with little or no results. Limb swelling, also known as edema, may be a symptom of an…

Best Practices for the Prevention and Treatment of Venous Ulcers

Brian Kunimoto, MD, FRCPC; Maureen Cooling, RN, ET;Wayne Gulliver, MD, BMSc, FRCPC; PamelaHoughton, BSc, PT, PhD; Heather Orsted, RN, BN, ET; and R. Gary Sibbald, MD, FRCPC In recent years, the Canadian Association of Wound Care (CAWC) has been involved in…

Combined Modality Treatment of Lymphedema

CLICK HERE to read the full white paper on the modality treatment of Lymphedema using the…

Comparing Different Treatment Options for Lymphedema

Are you currently looking at various options in treating your chronic swelling?CLICK HERE…

Cervical Cancer and Limb Swelling

CLICK HERE to read our full article about cervical cancer and limb swelling.

Chronic Limb Swelling and Key Treatment Options

One of the most common misdiagnosed conditions is chronic swelling; edema. For those of…

Breast Carcinoma-Associated Lymphedema

A Randomized, Prospective Study of a Role for Adjunctive Intermittent Pneumatic…

Why Diabetes Can Result in Hard to Heal Venous Ulcers in Patients with Chronic Lymphedema

CLICK HERE to read our full article on why diabetes can result in hard to heal venous…

What to Do with Slow Healing Wounds

As we age, in the normal course, our body's ability to heal itself will slow. This is…

Holiday Travel and Limb Swelling

By: Alyssa Parker The holidays are right around the corner, which means many will be…

Breast Cancer and Limb Swelling

When the lymphatic system in your body becomes compromised it is unable to pump lymph…

Is My Limb Swelling Lymphedema?

Are you suffering from limb swelling and are you concerned that it may be due to…

Obstructive Lymphedema - Hints for Physiotherapy

CLICK HERE to read the full article on obstructive lymphedema and learn hints for…

Biocompression Pumps - Case Studies

Case studies on the management of dermal changes and wounds using biocompression pumps.…

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