Questions & Answers

Questions & Answers What is lymphoedema? The lymphatic system is a drainage system and part of the immune system. The system is made up of lymphatic vessels, nodes, specific organs, and lymph fluid. The lymph fluid is protein-rich and contains immune cells that...

Write An Article For LAQ!

Write An Article For LAQ! To undertake research and find answers more and more people are turning digital and searching online. Often challenged by mobility issues, the reliance to access information online is even more important for those with lymphoedema. Our...

Lymphoedema – The How and Why

Lymphoedema – The How and Why When presented with a diagnosis of lymphoedema access to information and knowledge is your first line of defence. By understanding exactly what is happening within your body you will feel more in control and better positioned to...

About Lymphoedema

About Lymphoedema The lymphatic system is a drainage system and part of the immune system. The system is made up of lymphatic vessels, nodes, specific organs and lymph fluid. The lymph fluid is protein rich and contains immune cells that protect the body against...

Treatment Options

Treatment Options Lymphoedema requires lifelong self-care to manage it effectively. Here we outline some of the treatments currently available. Skin Care – The skin changes with lymphoedema therefore needs attention. Keep it clean, moisturised and avoid breaks to the...