Resources for Patients

Below is an evolving list of information sources that may be useful to those who suffer from lymphedema and/or their caregivers.  If you know of a resource which should be added to this page please Contact Us with your suggestion and provide a link to the site you are recommending.

Lymphedema Events:  

Free online symposium – April 17, 2014, 12:00 pm EST
Topics: Microsurgical Treatment of Lymphedema; 
New Clues to Understanding Lymphatic Disorders in Children
Sponsored by the Lymphatic Education and Research Network (LE&RN)

American Lymphedema Framework Project (ALFP) Stakeholder Event
May 2, 2014 – Columbia, MO – Open to the Public
Click here to view an informational flyer about the event.
Click here to visit the ALFP website, and here for the registation form.

Retreat For Women With Lymphedema – May 16th through 18th
Hosted by the Northwest Lymphedema Center & Harmony Hill. 
Free but must register and space is limited.
Held in Washington State - click here for more information.

(If you have an event you would like listed please contact us.)
Lymphedema Organizations:
Lymphedema Online Groups:
Lymphedema Providers -
directories to find lymphedema doctors and/or certified therapists in your area:
Compression Garment Assistance Programs:
Lymphedema Studies, Clinical Trials, etc -
please participate to help researchers find better treatments and maybe even a cure!
Apps for Lymphedema:
LymphTracker (tool to track your measurements) – Look4LE (tool to search for lymphedema providers)
Lymphedema Treatment Products, Manufacturers:
Lymphedema Treatment Products, Suppliers:
Cancer Related Information: