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  • Kidney functions and lymphedema?

    Has anyone found a relationship between primary lymphedema and kidney functions? Or dysfunctions, I should say? I've had primary lymphedema since 1967, it's well managed since 2009 with CDT, MLD, nightime compression, daily Class IV garment wear, and good health. But now I find in the past 18 months...
  • Change management and Lymphedema

    One thing I've found helpful in my 43 years of managing my own primary lymphedema (mostly in my left and now entering right leg) is associating changes in my condition to changes in my lifestyle or activities. I often ask myself, and frequently see similar questions on lymphedema web sites, "Why is ...