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Tweet Safety of patients suffering with lymphedema and maintenance of the highest standards in the diagnosis, treatment and management of lymphedema must be the utmost priority for all medical institutions, educators and therapists involved in lymphedema care. Why? Because patients deserve nothing less, period! Lymphedema patients have been misdiagnosed and mistreated for hundreds of . . . → Read More: A Giant Step in the Wrong Direction for Patient Safety [...]
Tweet Mastectomy is the medical term for the removal of the entire breast tissue, which is used to remove or prevent breast cancer. A mastectomy may be recommended if cancer affects a large area of the breast, cancer has spread throughout the breast tissue, or if there are a large number of pre-cancerous cells . . . → Read More: Mastectomy Explained [...]
Tweet In metastasis, cancer cells break away from where they first formed (primary cancer), travel through the blood or lymph system and form new tumors, known as metastatic tumors in other parts of the body. The metastatic tumor is the same type of cancer as the primary tumor. The lymphatic system consists of the . . . → Read More: Lymph Nodes and Metastases [...]
Tweet It is good news for everyone that more and more people are receiving the vaccine and becoming protected against COVID-19. Experts have recommended that most people with cancer or a history of cancer should get a COVID-19 vaccine. Because the various Covid-19 vaccines do not contain live viruses, they can be used in . . . → Read More: Lymphedema and the Covid-19 Vaccine [...]