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Lymphedema comes in many shapes and sizes. Not every diagnosis or presentation is the same. As a Certified Lymphedema Therapist specialized in Advanced Lymphedema Management I want to share my experiences and knowledge with anyone looking for answers. If you are just now beginning you search or you have been living with Lymphedema for years, I hope you learn something new through the podcast.

Lymphedema comes in many shapes and sizes. Not every diagnosis or presentation is the same. As a Certified Lymphedema Therapist specialized in Advanced Lymphedema Management I want to share my experiences and knowledge with anyone looking for answers. If you are just now beginning you search or you have been living with Lymphedema for years, I hope you learn something new through the podcast.

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Lymphedema comes in many shapes and sizes. Not every diagnosis or presentation is the same. As a Certified Lymphedema Therapist specialized in Advanced Lymphedema Management I want to share my experiences and knowledge with anyone looking for answers. If you are just now beginning you search or you have been living with Lymphedema for years, I hope you learn something new through the podcast.

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English


Episodes

Episode 63: Lymphedema Awareness Month

3/1/2021
Today’s episode is a look forward at the month of March and a look back on why I started Lymphedema Podcast! I hope you enjoy hearing my story of how I became a PTA, CLT, and then advocate. Find more information about the events happening for Lymphedema Awareness month by visiting their websites: National Lymphedema … Episode 63: Lymphedema Awareness Month Read More »

Duration:00:17:20

Episode 62: Virtual Oncology PT Summit

2/22/2021
Are you a CLT who would like to learn more about Oncology Physical Therapy? This summit is for you! Listen to my conversation with Elise Cantu, PT, DPT, CLT and Jimmy McKay, PT, DPT to learn just what to expect at the this amazing VIRTUAL conference! Too many exclamation marks?!?!? I just want you to … Episode 62: Virtual Oncology PT Summit Read More »

Duration:00:42:04

Episode 61: Happy Birthday The Lymphie Life Blog!!

2/15/2021
On January 13, 2021, The Lymphie Life celebrated 10 years of guidance, advice, and encouragement with the Lymphedema community. Alexa is a top notch gal who started the blog and a shout into the dark to see if anyone shouted back…and they did! Listen to our conversation of how within the first 48 hours of … Episode 61: Happy Birthday The Lymphie Life Blog!! Read More »

Duration:00:40:12

Episode 59: How to Make Sure You’re Buying Quality Compression Garments and Not Falling For Gimicks.

2/1/2021
If you have been with me from the beginning you know I talk a lot about the importance of compression. It is the FOUNDATION to long term results while keeping a healthy and active lifestyle when living with Lymphedema. Extremely important!! So much so that it really makes a difference when you have the right … Episode 59: How to Make Sure You’re Buying Quality Compression Garments and Not Falling For Gimicks. Read More »

Duration:00:41:27

Episode 60: how to modify an adult evaluation for Pediatric Lymphedema

1/29/2021
Pediatric Lymphedema can be a challenge, especially when you may not have much experience treating children with Lymphedema. The purpose of this conversation with Amber, CLT at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, is to give you some advice for modifying your current evaluation process. Keep in mind that you are the key to this child’s … Episode 60: how to modify an adult evaluation for Pediatric Lymphedema Read More »

Duration:00:37:47

Episode 58: Dr. Chen Part 3 Conversation on Lymphatic Reconstruction

1/25/2021
Grab a notebook and pen for this one! Part 3 of my conversation with Dr. Chen is ready for you to take some notes. We are so fortunate to live in this moment in time where there is data to support a clinical cure for lymphedema. I am not naive to think this procedure will … Episode 58: Dr. Chen Part 3 Conversation on Lymphatic Reconstruction Read More »

Duration:00:28:33

Episode 57: Dr. Chen Part 2 Conversation on Lymphatic surgery

1/19/2021
I hope you enjoyed part 1of my conversation with Dr. Chen last week. To date this has been one of my favorite topics and conversations on the podcast. So many people are interested in lymphatic reconstruction surgery with the HOPE of being cured from this disease. Dr. Chen is dropping some knowledge and I hope … Episode 57: Dr. Chen Part 2 Conversation on Lymphatic surgery Read More »

Duration:00:25:52

EPisode 55: Medi vision

1/5/2021
As a Lymphedema therapist I can not say it loud enough how excited I am for medi Vision! The innovative 3D technology improves the fitting experience for both patient and fitter. -Accurate measurements -Instant access to ordering b2b portal -Quick scanning technology These are just a few perks of this exciting new product. Listen as … EPisode 55: Medi vision Read More »

Duration:00:36:38

2021: What’s New?!

1/4/2021
I am excited about all the new happenings in 2021 for Lymphedema Podcast. Listen to this short and sweet message from me so you know what to look forward to. January episodes are already shaping up to be a great line up! -Love, Betty

Duration:00:03:19

Episode 54: Five Lessons I Learned from My Patient.

10/19/2020
If you have been following my social media accounts then you know that I recently shared that I a long time patient and friend died earlier this month. The reality of it all has taken some time to sink in. The coincidence that she was laid to rest on the day of her birth has … Episode 54: Five Lessons I Learned from My Patient. Read More »

Duration:00:14:55

Episode 53: mediUSA Reduction Kits with Christopher Miles

9/18/2020
Lymphedema management is made easier with the mediUSA Reduction kit garments!! Listen to this special episode with Christoper Miles, Senior Manager for Clinical Services at mediUSA, for all the details. What is a reduction kit? Is it machine washable? Can I wear it at night? ALL of that and more in answered in this months … Episode 53: mediUSA Reduction Kits with Christopher Miles Read More »

Duration:00:18:46

Episode 52: Flat Knit vs Circular Knit Compression a Q&A with Caroline Pinney, Juzo Education Manager and Compression Expert.

8/17/2020
http://www.juzousa.com Whether you are new to your lymphedema diagnosis, or you are an experienced therapist, this conversation with Caroline Pinney is a great resource on compression! We discuss so many common questions related to compression garments. She clearly breaks down the difference between flat knit or circular knit compression and how they are made. As … Episode 52: Flat Knit vs Circular Knit Compression a Q&A with Caroline Pinney, Juzo Education Manager and Compression Expert....

Duration:00:44:09

Episode 51 : Pedors Shoes Interview with Stephen O’Hare

7/21/2020
It has been month since I have posted a new episode, and boy have I missed all of you! Some of you know that I recently had a baby and have been enjoying time adjusting to this new chapter in our life. Now that I am back I have some great new content lined up, … Episode 51 : Pedors Shoes Interview with Stephen O’Hare Read More »

Duration:00:29:38

Episode 50: The Importance of a Routine During COVID-19

4/20/2020
Worldwide, everyone is impacted by the Corona Virus. Here are my suggestions for keeping or creating a routine so that you can continue to be successful in your lymphedema journey while adjusting to the changes. Keep your head up, we are all in this together, and together we will get through this!!

Duration:00:12:34

Episode 49: Lymphedema Through the Eyes of a Teenager.

3/9/2020
Photo courtesy of the TX LE&RN Chapter Amber, pictured above second to the left on the bottom row, was diagnosed when she was 13. Now, at 16 she is an active member in her High School marching band as a drum major and a french horn player. Check out the newest episode to hear Amber’s … Episode 49: Lymphedema Through the Eyes of a Teenager. Read More »

Duration:00:25:37

Episode 48: Amy Rivera, Founder of Ninja’s Fighting Lymphedema Foundation

2/16/2020
I have yet to meet another person whose compassion, kindness, and drive to help others matches that of Amy Rivera. Her heart never ceases to make room for others. As a young woman, she set out to learn more about her “big leg”, undiagnosed for more than 30 years this is her story. If you … Episode 48: Amy Rivera, Founder of Ninja’s Fighting Lymphedema Foundation Read More »

Duration:00:31:44

Episode 47: Brylan’s Feat Foundation

1/12/2020
Brittany Williams is one fierce momma! After walking the long road of getting a diagnosis and appropriate treatment for her daughter, Brylan, she started a non-profit to help parents better navigate the same journey. Year around Brylan’s Feat Foundation provides resources and information to families of children with lymphedema. If you would like to support … Episode 47: Brylan’s Feat Foundation Read More »

Duration:00:14:42

Episode 46: The Number One Most Listened to Episode of 2019

12/29/2019
Y’all! This is the final post of 2019! I cannot begin to thank you individually, but just know that each of you have helped to make this the best year yet! When I think back on this year my heart is full of gratitude, amazement, and excitement for what will come next year! This year’s … Episode 46: The Number One Most Listened to Episode of 2019 Read More »

Duration:00:40:28

Episode 45: #2 Episode of 2019

12/22/2019
Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash We are one episode closer to finding out who hold the number one spot on the countdown for 2019! Although, I didn’t have a guest this episode I knew it would be an important topic. From the moment I began thinking of podcast content this was on the top of my list. … Episode 45: #2 Episode of 2019 Read More »

Duration:00:13:25