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Weight Lifting Reduces Arm Swelling in Breast Cancer Survivors by Aaron Tabor Medical Doctor Posted Mon 13 Dec 2010 10:48am Many breast cancer patients are at risk for developing lymphedema , a swelling due to a blockage in lymph drainage, in their arm after breast cancer surgery, particularly breast cancer patients that have had lymph nodes removed.  This can lead to impaired arm function and decreased quality of life for breast cancer survivors.  There has been conc ... Read on »
Study Compares Treatments for Arm Swelling Due to Breast Cancer by Medline Plus Posted Fri 22 Nov 2013 2:00pm Costly massages worked no better than simple compression bandages Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Breast Cancer , Lymphedema Read on »
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Exercise Improves Arm Function After Breast Cancer Surgery by Aaron Tabor Medical Doctor Posted Mon 21 Jun 2010 7:52am Breast cancer surgery, particularly mastectomy, can dramatically effect the associated shoulder and arm by reducing range of motion and strength, while causing pain and swelling under the arm.  Previous studies have suggested that strengthening and stretching exercises after breast cancer surgery can help improve recovery of arm function.  Howeve ... Read on »
Lymphedema Treatment in St Petersburg Lymphatic Therapy for the treatment of lymphedema, chronic swelling, post surgical swellin by Melissa G. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 05 Dec 2011 12:37pm We are specialized health care providers offering lymphedema treatment in the Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Largo, Dunedin, Brandon, Bradenton and Sarasota. We service 4 counties: Pinellas, Hillsborough, Manatee and Pasco. We are a private lymphatic therapy practice specializing in the treatment of lymphedema, chronic sw ... Read on »
Arm Liposuction Recovery Tips by parkavenuesmartlipony Posted Tue 30 Apr 2013 8:48am Flabby upper arms are commonly seen with increasing age. This can be rather unattractive and make you extremely self conscious. Even though you can get rid of fat with weight training and exercises, it is not possible to tone the skin always with these methods. Arm liposuction provided at leading plastic surgery centers in New York helps to g ... Read on »
Causes of Computer-Related Carpal Tunnel Syndrome by Nicole M. Physical TherapistHealth Maven Posted Fri 22 May 2009 11:56pm 1 Comment What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is the inflammatory disorder that is caused due to repetitive stress, physical injury or any other condition that causes the tissues around the median nerve to inflated. The carpal tunnel is a small canal or tunnel runs from the forearm through the wrist. Bones form three ... Read on »
Mastectomy Therapy: Physical Therapy using Lymphatic Therapy for Pre and Post Mastectomy Surgery by Melissa G. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 21 May 2012 11:57am Many of our clients come to Healthy Being Wellness Center managing breast cancer.  We often provide pre and post surgical education and lymphatic therapy to assist their bodies in recovery and obtaining optimal health.  It is absolutely essential for the breast cancer patient to understand the process their body is undergoing as t ... Read on »
Make Your Arms Look Slimmer and Firmer with Arm Liposuction by parkavenuesmartlipony Posted Tue 26 Mar 2013 3:07am It is necessary to have well-shaped and sleek arms if you want to look good in sleeveless dresses and swimwear. Often, exercise and dieting fail when you try to get rid of fat and sagging skin from the upper arm. Arm liposuction surgery is the best solution if you want to improve the appearance of your arms and make them look slimmer and fir ... Read on »
Neck and arm pain may not be a disc after all. by Carol Grant Posted Wed 10 Feb 2010 3:55am In my Chiropractic officeI will frequently have people come in with neck pain radiating into the arm and hand telling me they have a cervical disc herniation. This is a very uncomfortable problem and can be interfering in a person’s day to day activities as well as interrupt sleep. They may have been prescribed medication by their primary doc ... Read on »