The Northwest Lymphedema Center based in Seattle, Washington, helps people of the Pacific Northwest and beyond, understand and meet the challenges of living well with lymphedema.
You may want to know if lymphedema poses any additional health risks in relation to COVID-19. Our blog shares further information. With our partner, Cancer Lifeline, we continue to provide support groups and self-care classes on-line through ZOOM. Please join us.
EducationThere are no upcoming events at this time.
We use a ‘Best Practices’ model for Support Groups endorsed by Cancer Lifeline, usually with a visiting speaker on a topic of interest, and then with time for discussion andNovember 14 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm at U.W. Medicine/ Northwest Hospital and Medical Center, Medical Arts Building, Room 112
- The Joys and Distresses of Gardening (and the lessons I have learned)I love gardening and can get lost in that activity for hours, especially during springtime. Weeding, planting, and trimming give me an opportunity to experience the many wonderful sights and sounds associated with nature. Gardening has also brought me some distressing times. Besides having a sore back, I never considered gardening a risky activity. When going through chemotherapy for breast cancer, I spent a beautiful […]