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Best Nutrition for Lymphedema & Lipedema

Posted On: May 2, 2022

Lymphedema and Lipedema - What is going on in your body? What is the Lymph System? The lymph system is part of your immune system. It has three main functions: • To help remove waste from your tissues • To produce white blood cells to fight infection and illness • To transport excess fluids from your tissues back into the bloodstream Two forms of lymphedema There are two forms of lymphedema: primary and secondary. Primary is caused by a genetic defect in the lymphatic system, while secondary occurs after damage to the lymph nodes or vessels. The latter is more common, and can result from cancer treatment, injury, infection, surgery, radiation therapy, scar tissue formation, obesity and other factors. Making a plan to eat healthy Eating better is even more important for those who suffer from Lymphedema and Lipedema. Maintaining a healthy weight and keeping our weight in check greatly benefits those who need to prevent obesity from developing. According
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Best Nutrition for Lymphedema & Lipedema

Posted On: May 2, 2022

Lymphedema and Lipedema - What is going on in your body? What is the Lymph System? The lymph system is part of your immune system. It has three main functions: • To help remove waste from your tissues • To produce white blood cells...
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One Woman’s Journey Battling Lupus

Posted On: April 15, 2022

Written By: Aline Browning Golden Technologies   Lupus Can Sometimes Be Difficult To Diagnose It took Melissa Kravitz nearly six years to finally receive a diagnosis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), which is the average for that diagnosis....
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Binson’s Employee Pioneers Orthotist and Prosthetist Assistant Studies At Oakland University

Posted On: April 11, 2022

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How to use the STAT TRIO Lancing Device

Posted On: February 14, 2022

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Will Medicare Pay For A Lift Chair?

Posted On: December 20, 2021

Did you know Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers a portion of the cost for lift chairs as durable medical equipment (DME) that is prescribed by your doctor for use in your home? We put together a guide for you to understand how you can work with...
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How To Submit A Prescription To A Medical Equipment Provider

Posted On: December 6, 2021

If you’ve been given a prescription from your doctor for medical equipment or supplies and you have no idea where to go from there...keep reading, this post is for you. Where Can You Get Medical Supplies? You can probably find any type of...
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Posted On: December 6, 2021

Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that can occur if you have diabetes. High blood sugar (glucose) can injure nerves throughout your body. Diabetic neuropathy most often damages nerves in your legs and feet. Source: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetic-neuropathy/symptoms-causes/syc-20371580 If...
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Medical Device Recall Notification (Philips Respironics)

Posted On: August 27, 2021

Philips Respironics announced a recall notification (U.S. only) / field safety notice (Outside of U.S.) for Continuous and Non-Continuous Ventilators (certain CPAP, BiLevel PAP, and Ventilator Devices) due to two issues related to the polyester-based...
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Posted On: August 27, 2021

Anyone who has ever dealt with incontinence either personally or with a loved one knows that it can be extremely embarrassing and difficult to discuss, making it nearly impossible to get the right facts. If you or someone you know is suffering from incontinence...
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How Do Compression Socks Work And Which Are Right For Me?

Posted On: August 20, 2021

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