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The Vancouver Sun ran an article about the upcoming conference!

http://www.vancouversun.com/health/lymphedema+highlighted+conference/11466566/story.html

Posted Oct 26/15 by L Holloway



October 20, 2014


Hello!  If you regularly visit our site you may have noticed some changes.  We are working to improve the BCLA Website and two new additions to the site are sections on -

  • Support Groups
  • Books & Resources

February 19, 2015


Lymphedema Management - Dr. Anna Towers

If you were unable to take part in the BSN-sponsored Webinar on Thursday February 19, 2015, here is the link to the presentation:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jIUUbMVcOvQ&feature=youtu.be


October 21, 2014



Academy Award Winner Kathy Bates Kicks Off "Face of Lymphedema" Campaign


Kathy Bates kicked off LE&RN's "Face of Lymphedema" campaign at this year's Walk for Lymphedema and Lymphatic Disease in Brooklyn, NY. Having developed lymphedema after a double mastectomy, Ms. Bates sent a recorded testimony from the set of her television show American Horror Story to lend her support to LE&RN Walkers. Following Ms. Bates' example, Walkers then made their own video testimonies. Please listen to Ms. Bates' story and share widelyhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xEY5r5RbSJA We are proud to join forces with her in the fight against lymphedema and lymphatic disease.

 

Lymphedema, Lipedema, and the Lymphedema Treatment Act -- In the News
Sarah Bramblette made an appearance on The Doctors http://www.thedoctorstv.com/videos/lymphedema-treatment-act this past week. She talked about the stigma associated with these diseases, why awareness is so important, and why she is fighting for the passage of the Lymphedema Treatment Act http://lymphedematreatmentact.org/.

 



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BC LYMPHEDEMA ASSOCIATION (BCLA)

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