It is important to understand lymphedema and its causes. Below we have attached information and websites which we find extremely useful.
The Importance of Nighttime Garments
To the right, we have attached nighttime guidelines and resources for garments and equipment. At United Medical, we believe it is extremely important to use nighttime garments.
Local Support Groups
Beyond Boobs is an organization located in the Hampton Roads area dedicated to helping by sharing stories about breast cancer stories dealing with lymphedema.
"The Beyond Boobs! website is overflowing with health information to educate you, inspiring stories and tips to encourage you, and funky Retail Therapy to motivate you to TAKE CHARGE of your breast health." -beyondboobs.org