Monday, April 4th - 12:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Lymphedema, Venous Insufficiency, Wounds, and Lipedema
Do your legs feel heavy, tired, achy or painful? Crystal Bennett, Occupational Therapist/Lymphedema Therapist, along with Alex Lamb, Occupational Therapist, will discuss different treatments for edema and an underdiagnosed condition that effects 11% of women.
Ask questions and learn about treatments available at Syracuse Area Health to manage edema and promote a healthy lifestyle. We will talk about manual lymphatic drainage, a hands on technique that is used to decongest and detoxify the lymphatic system, and the benefit of different types of compression and exercise.