Living Well with Lymphedema
May 15, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn about Lymphedema from Certified Lymphedema Therapists in this two-part class.
Session 1 – May 15, 2021
- What is Lymphedema?
- Role & function of the Lymphatic System
- Treatment: Complete Decongestive Therapy
- Self-administered Manual Lymphatic Drainage
- Exercise with group participation
Session 2 – June 5, 2021
- Principles of Gradient Compression & Bandaging
- Skin Care and Prevention of Infection
- Nutrition and Hydration
- Self-Management & Monitoring