Media Coverage

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Media Coverage:


Citizen-Times – Health Insurance Shirks Its Duty to Women with Breast Cancer Complications – PDF of article

The Herald Bulletin – Physical Therapist Takes Message to Washington

Fox News – Lymph-A-What?

NY1 News – “Resident, Lawmaker Push for Lymphedema TreatmentAct”

The State Journal – “Act Now to Raise Awareness for Lymphedema”

Reno-Gazette Journal – “One View: Pass the Lymphedema Treatment Act”

Fred Hutch News – A little known side effect with a huge impact”

Pilot Tribune – “Grassley sponsors lymphedema bill”

Washington Post – “What Caused a Newborn Twin’s Badly Swollen Legs”PDF of story

Johnson City Press – “Woman fights for lymphedema patients in her husbands memory”

AdVantage NEWS – “Going the distance: patient walks marathon to raise awareness for the LTA”; PDF of story
Lymphedema and the Lymphedema Treatment Act featured on the show The DoctorsSegment 1; Segment 2

Bringing Attention to the Suffering of Swelling; PDF of story
Affect Magazine – “Why This Boy’s Life Depends on Wearing Stockings”
; PDF of story

Time Warner News features the Lymphedema Advocacy Group in their Giving Back series

Oncology Times – “Conference Stresses Need for Medicare Coverage of Compression Supplies” 

Congressional Briefing News Coverage – “Lymphedema Group Goes to Washington”

First Coast News video – “The Battle After Breast Cancer“; PDF of story
Heather Ferguson is awarded the Wendy Chaite Leadership Award by LE&RN

Business Superstar – “Superstar of the Week – an interview with Heather Ferguson”

Chico News and Review – “Cancer’s Dirty Little Secret” 

Business Superstar – “Why Businesses Should Support The Lymphedema Treatment Act”

The Washington Post – “Painful lymphedema afflicts millions of patients after cancer surgery.”

Time Warner News Story – “Mother makes annual trip to bring coverage for lymphedema.”

Baltimore Sun – “Pain of swollen arms hits breast cancer patients in the pocket.”

Time Warner News Story – “Mother takes health care fight from state to national level.”

Fox News – “Charlotte, NC mom fights for insurance coverage.”

Women & Cancer Magazine – “Lymphedema, the lemonade of my life.”

Associated Press – Trying to Prevent Lymphedema After Breast Cancer