Lymphedema: A Breast Cancer Patient's Guide to Prevention and Healing

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Hunter House Publishers, 1999 - Health & Fitness - 204 pages
Lymphedema, a chronic and painful condition that causes swelling to extremities, is potentially life-threatening but can be controlled with the diet, treatment, and exercise tips covered in this book.

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Jeannie Burt, a former lymphedema sufferer, has coauthored this book with a Physical Therapist, Gwen White and together they have presented a program that will enhance the life and health of ... Read full review

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Lymphedema is swelling caused by the buildup of lymph fluid as a result of damage to the lymph system interfering with its proper function. In the case of breast cancer, radiation, surgery, and ... Read full review

Contents

Lymphedema
2
The Lymphatic System
12
Signs of Lymphedema
20
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