Is this really “not my fault”?

By |2018-08-08T17:15:06+00:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Lipedema|

Denise Bennett By Denise Bennett The most powerful words I heard in the months following my introduction to and diagnosis of Lipedema were, “this is not your fault.” I heard them for the first time during a pre-appointment interview with a doctor’s office that I was hoping would agree to see me for a [...]

Blog Post by Denise Bennett

By |2018-08-07T19:07:17+00:00July 30th, 2018|Categories: Lipedema|

I think I may have Lipedema. Now what do I do? It hits us all differently.  One day we are living our “normal” life, not really thinking about our legs any more than usual, and then we hear the word lipedema for the first time. I remember that day clearly.  I heard the word L-I-P-E-D-E-M-A but [...]

Chafing: An Irritation That’s Aggravating

By |2018-08-07T19:36:26+00:00July 15th, 2018|Categories: Conditions|

Chafing in the Summer The hot, sultry summer weather can cause chafing, an unpleasant skin condition, for lipedema sufferers. Marcia V. Byrd, M.D. who specializes in treating lipedema patients using WAL or Water-Assisted Liposuction is committed to help her patients at the Lipedema Surgery Center understand the disease and how to alleviate its discomforts. Chafing is [...]

Lipedema Eating Plan

By |2018-06-08T20:43:58+00:00June 15th, 2018|Categories: Lipedema|

Increase Liquids to Reduce Symptoms Although the cause of lipedema still mystifies medical professionals, there has been great progress in managing symptoms of this chronic disease. Dr. Marcia V. Byrd at the Lipedema Surgery Center in Roswell, GA, recommends therapy, exercise, and liposuction to relieve symptoms, but she also encourages her patients to make dietary changes, [...]

Lipedema: Compression Garments Lead to Better Circulation

By |2018-06-08T20:13:43+00:00May 16th, 2018|Categories: Lipedema|

Poor Circulation Causes Problems As a lipedema specialist, Marcia V. Byrd, M.D., board-certified surgeon at The Lipedema Surgery Center wants to alleviate suffering for her patients who are diagnosed with lymph disorders. One effective treatment involves prescribing and fitting compression garments.  Lymph disorders cause problems circulating lymph back to the venous system. Lipedema patients have experienced great relief from [...]

Texas Conference Sponsored by Lipedema Liposuction Surgery Center Provides Inspiration

By |2018-04-13T15:21:29+00:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: Events|

Dr. Byrd is a recognized expert in the treatment of lipedema. She keeps current on the latest research and cutting-edge treatments by attending conferences where experts gather to share their discoveries and experiences. This month the Lipedema Liposuction Surgery Center headed by Dr. Marcia V. Byrd will be the Platinum Sponsor of a conference in Dallas, [...]

Meditation: Good for the Lipedema Sufferer

By |2018-05-23T21:07:09+00:00March 30th, 2018|Categories: Lipedema|

When the lymphatic system functions normally, it balances fluid levels and defends the body against infection. In a small percentage of the female population the system malfunctions, and body fat is disproportionately distributed. Initially, fat concentrates in the buttocks and legs. The pear-like imbalance between the top half of the body and the bottom half is [...]

Lipedema Ladies Enjoy Your Walk

By |2018-02-27T15:51:29+00:00February 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Anyone who suffers from lipedema knows how important it is to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Frequent, low-impact exercise such as walking not only energizes the body but stimulates the brain by releasing endorphins. This combination is beneficial for lipedema patients to help prevent depression, clear out excess lymph fluid, and burn fat. Workouts that aren’t too strenuous help [...]

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