Summer 03282015 at 446 am lymphatic drainage massage is actually very good for many cancer survivors that have had to have lymph nodes removed for examplea breast cancer survivor may have to have axillary ie armpit lymph nodes removed which can cause the arm on that side of the body to chronically swell.
The lymphatic system is part of the vascular system and an important part of the immune system comprising a large network of lymphatic vessels that carry a clear fluid called lymph from latin lympha meaning water directionally towards the heart.
The lymphatic system aids the immune system in removing and destroying waste debris dead blood cells pathogens toxins and cancer cells the lymphatic system absorbs fats and fatsoluble vitamins from the digestive system and delivers these nutrients to.
Lymph drainage massage mimics the action of lymph vessels because so many of your lymph vessels are located right below your skin use light pressure just.
Axillary web syndrome aws fibromyalgia the role of manual lymphatic drainage lymphatic filariasis 2015 nobel prize for discoveries on the treatment of lymphatic filariasis.
lymphedema also known as lymphoedema and lymphatic edema is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system.
Complete lymphedema certification the complete lymphedema certification course is an intensive 135hour certification training medical professionals to successfully treat and manage lymphedema affecting different parts of the body as well as other related conditions.