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Welcome to your online information resource for those at risk of developing, or having, lymphedema. This website is also an aide for the family, friends, and therapists who care for these individuals.
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HELPFUL BOOKS FROM LYMPH NOTES
Living Well with Lymphedema by A. Ehrlich, MA, A. Harrewijn PT, CLT-LANA, and E. McMahon PhD. “The most comprehensive lymphedema book on the market. It is wonderful for patients and for those at risk. So many sources tell lymphedema patients what they can not do. This book encourages us in what we can do!" For ordering information click here or buy now from Amazon.com.
Lymphedema Caregiver’s Guide is the first book specifically for family, friends, and professionals who provide, or arrange for, lymphedema home care. Written by Mary Kathleen Kearse, PT, CLT-LANA (an experienced and highly qualified lymphedema therapist), Elizabeth McMahon, PhD (a clinical psychologist), and Ann Ehrlich, (a professional medical writer). "This book covers all aspects of lymphedema home care including emotional support." For more information, click on Lymphedema Caregiver’s Guide. For ordering information click here or buy now from Amazon.com.
Voices of Lymphedema is an exciting book written by patients, therapists, and others who know lymphedema first hand. As described by one of the many enthusiastic reviewers, "This is a must read book!" For more information and reviews (including those from the National Lymphedema Network (NLN) click here. Buy now from Amazon.com in paperback or Kindle e-book format. Voices is also available in other e-book formats including B&N Nook and Apple iBooks.
Overcoming the Emotional Challenges of Lymphedema by Elizabeth McMahon PhD is an "Empowering and practical book, with exercises that the reader can jump right into and know they are taking steps to help themselves. I love the emphasis throughout the book that the patient is in control." For ordering information click here or buy now from Amazon.com.
BECOME A LYMPHEDEMA THERAPIST
Please note that the application deadline for these $1,000 scholarships has been extended to August 15, 2014.
LE&RN and Lymph Notes are offering up to 10 scholarships to help qualified professionals become lymphedema therapists.Click here for details
SPECIAL EVENT IN SEPTEMBER 26, 27, & 28 2014
Dr. Elizabeth McMahon, a PhD clinical psychologist, and a member of the Lymph Notes Team, is presenting an educational seminar for medical professionls who work with lymphedema.
For details, and to register, go to http://lymphseminars.com
COMING TO SAN FRANCISCO IN 2015
The 25th World Congress of Lymphology will be held in San Francisco, CA on September 7-12, 2015. To learn more about this meeting go to www.lymphology2015.com
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