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lipedema experts

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 10 – Profile: Dr. Wilfried Schmeller

By | Dr Wilfried Schmeller, expert surgeons, lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema experts, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma, liposuction for lipedema | One Comment

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! (note: from the conference in London – Saturday 7 June 2014) The launch of the elearning lipoedema module was accompanied by a day long conference. Dr. Schmeller was one of the speakers, and I was able to…

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 8

By | anti-fat bias, lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema experts, lipedema project, lipoedema project, lipoedma, obesity, Uncategorized, weight stigma | No Comments

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! (note: posting from London) Weight stigma and anti-fat bias proliferate within the healthcare system. The research from Dr Kim Gudzune from Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, US, and Dr Judy Swift from the University of Nottingham in the…

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June is Lipedema / Lipoedema Awareness Month

By | Dr Joe Dayan, Dr Josef Stutz, Dr Mark Smith, Dr Reggy Schift, Dr Stefan Rapprich, expert surgeons, lipedema, Lipedema awareness, lipedema experts, lipoedma, Prof Dr Foeldi, Prof Dr Földi, Prof Dr Manuel Cornely | 5 Comments

Lipedema/lipoedema was first named as a disorder/disease at the Mayo Clinic by Dr. Edgar Hines and Dr Edgar Allen in 1940.  Lipedema, known as lipoedema in Europe, is a chronic disorder of the adipose tissue generally affecting the legs, which causes the legs, and sometimes the arms, but not the…

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