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Patient day for those affected by lipedema or lymphedema “We’re glad you’re here”

A specialist shoe and orthopedic store in Westerwald demonstrates how female patients in rural areas can get fired up for promotional days. In …

Lipo-lymphedema – the patient Back in the game with compression

Kathi Schanz loves playing table tennis. She has been the German women’s champion multiple times. But severely painful lipo-lymphedema in her …

Lymphedema and lipo-lymphedema – the medical supply retailer Careful measurement is half the battle

Measuring flat knit care products to ensure a perfect fit is a job for experts. To make sure that patients will actually wear the compression …

Lymphedema and lipo-lymphedema – the DGL President “Patients must be put in a position to help themselves”

Dermatologist and phlebologist Dr. med. Anya Miller is committed to her patients even outside of her Berlin office. The president of the German …

Lymphedema and lipo-lymphedema – the physician in private practice Teamwork is required

In his office in Fürth, Dr. med Michael Kraus treats not only patients with phlebological problems, but also predominantly patients with …

Lymphedema and lipo-lymphedema – the therapist Never prescribe lymph drainage as an isolated treatment

As part of complex decongestive physical therapy (CDPT), physiotherapists are needed to form an important link in the treatment chain. That’s …

Compression treatment of lipedema and lymphedema “There is still a great need for education”

Tailor-made compression products that patients feel good in and which they accept: this is the objective the medical supply retailer Schadock in …

Lipedema and lymphedema in the gynecological practice The best medicine: lymphatic drainage, compression and swimming

Tension and tenderness in the arms and legs, differences in circumference in the extremities – in her gynecological practice with an oncology …

Lymphologist Professor Peter Mortimer “Stimulating lymphatic drainage is crucial”

Last fall , Professor Peter Mortimer was honored with the Ratschow Memorial Medal for his commitment to lymphology. Bauerfeind life talked to the …

Bauerfeind pre-symposium at the IUP World Congress Lymphedema – a multi-factor ailment

During the 18th World Congress of the International Union of Phlebology (IUP) in Melbourne (Australia) international experts had the opportunity …

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The differences between lipedema and lymphedema and adiposity “Informed patients know that lipedema hurts”

The fact that when addressing a case history, one should act unobtrusively in order to see whether a pinch actually triggers pain is something …

International discussion Experts discuss the future of compression therapy

In March 2017, internationally recognized vascular specialists met in Zeulenroda-Triebes (Germany) to discuss the future of compression therapy. …