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how_to_prevent_lymphedema [2012/05/14 08:53]
Pat O'Connor [Lymphedema People Forums]
how_to_prevent_lymphedema [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 You can not absolutely prevent [[lymphedema]] if your lymphatic system has been damaged or compromised and you are at risk. The only way to "​prevent"​ lymphedema is to have the lymph systemm regrown or repaired where it has been damaged. But there are certain steps you can take that can that can lessen your chances of getting it or will help lessen the severity of it should it happen. ​ You can not absolutely prevent [[lymphedema]] if your lymphatic system has been damaged or compromised and you are at risk. The only way to "​prevent"​ lymphedema is to have the lymph systemm regrown or repaired where it has been damaged. But there are certain steps you can take that can that can lessen your chances of getting it or will help lessen the severity of it should it happen. ​
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 +While it is not possible to prevent lymphedema, you can and should take steps to lesson the possibility and/or to lessen its impact.  ​
  
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 +[[My Life with Lymphedema and Lymphoma]]
  
 Dec. 30, 2011 Dec. 30, 2011
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