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L-W-O Community

For those living with Primary, Secondary & Paediatric Lymphoedema Online & in the Community

Blog posts July 2014

Chip Bags?

Hi, discussing "Chip Bags" , going back to work with Lymphoedema in members group.  We are now up to 109 members.  Beginning to get some really nice compliments.  Thankful that our members are so positive. xxx 

Never met?


Have you met another person with Lymphoedema?  Many of our group members haven't.  Several had never talked to anyone with Lymphoedema. 

I can't imagine having to deal with this on my own.  Luckily in Nuneaton thanks to the Mary Ann Evans Hospice we have a lot of support.  Setting up th…

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Amazing few days

Hi, we have had an amazing few days in members group and now have 95 members.  We are a very active online support group with some lovely caring members.

This week we have been talking taping, MLD, SLD, how to handle tropical conditions and the use of supplements.  Very lively discussions.  Please…

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Catch up

I hope like me you have been enjoying todays weather.  I didn't do as much blogging last week.  The successful charity event now firmly behind us.  It has been a very busy and tiring week and over the next few days I want to  do more on the website.

On members group we have been discussing …

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Charity Event

Hi, haven't been on here for 3 days.  Successfully put our charity event behind us and managed to raise £445 for the Mary Ann Evans Hospice.  Thank you so much to my teams of friends and supporters who made this possible especially Leslie and Veronica.

Amazed how the 'viewings' have jumped on th…

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Healthy Steps

New Healthy Steps class this morning after  three week break, two new ladies joined our class.  New routine that has a summer theme.  Looking forward to the next 5 sessions.

Busy working towards our charity event in aid of Lymphoedema Support at the Hospice, two more days to go.


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Picnic Proms

Later to day off to the Picnic Proms at Mary Ann Evans Hospice, so Mr Weatherman please tell the rain to go away.

We have added another 5 people to members group taking our total to 78. Topics being discussed over the last 24 hours, compression sleeves, having to wait months for appointments and ho…

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Going Global

This last week has been exceptionally busy on members group. We have added 26 members in the last week taking our numbers to 73.  The members group has now reached Australia, Spain and the USA. 

Topics this week have been, "ICE", Medical Alert Cards, Compression Garments and Wristbands.  Terrific…

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