Last Modified: October 21, 2001
Date: November, 2001
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Sponsors: Cancer Rehabilitation Program, H.U.P.
Who should attend: Patients with lymphedema and their families
Objectives: Patients to learn coping strategies
Topics: Coping with lymphedema is callenging. Come hear a discussion of coping strategies for you and your family.
Agenda: Discussion of changes in body image, social role
Registration Info: Call (215) 662-7773 at least one week prior to program.
Continuing Education: None
Jan 26, 2015 - In women with breast cancer-related lymphedema, weight lifting has no significant effect on limb swelling and results in reduced symptoms and fewer lymphedema exacerbations, according to a study in the Aug. 13 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.
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