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Differences and Similarities Between Lipedema and Fibromyalgia

Today, I’d like to discuss a study that came out of Switzerland and was published in the peer-reviewed periodical Journal of Pain Research in September 2021. The paper is titled: Common and Contrasting Characteristics of the Chronic Soft-Tissue Pain Conditions Fibromyalgia and Lipedema. The authors proposed to compare and contrast…
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mental health for lipedema

Seasons of the World: Accepting Change

Changes are coming. For those of us in the northern hemisphere, we just moved into fall and are looking forward to the short dark days of winter. For those of us in the southern hemisphere, spring has come and long, warm summer days aren’t far off. The seasons are a-changin’,…
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Benefits of Traditional Treatments in Lipedema Pain Management

For today, I’d like to tell you about a paper entitled Lymphedema Treatment Decreases Pain Intensity in Lipedema. This study was performed by a group of researchers in Szeged, Hungary. It was published in the peer-reviewed journal Lymphology in 2011. This study aimed to measure the impact of traditional treatment…
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Reflection
A Celebration of Our Lipedema Community
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lipedema treatment
The LIPODIET Pilot Study
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Self-care
Decluttering the Mind and the Room
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Non-surgical Treatment of Lipedema
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Reflection
Gardens as Safe Spaces
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Diet and Nutrition Interventions for Lipedema
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Reflection
The Mysterious Dragonfly: Living in the Moment
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research
How Estrogen Plays an Important Role in Lipedema
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Sowing the Seeds of Information in The Lipedema Community
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Assessing the Quality of Life of Lipedema Patients After Liposuction
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Be Your Own Cheerleader
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research
Explaining the Cellular Characteristics Found in Lipedema Fat
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body image
Finding Your Own Voice: The Power to Shape Your Image
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diagnosis
Understanding the Causes of Lipedema Through Fat Tissue Analysis
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Self-care
Showing Self-Love Through Your Non-Negotiables
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Lipedema Awareness Month
Evaluating-Information
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How to be Better Informed