Self-care for lymphoedema
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Program: What's On
March is Lymphoedema Awareness Month
This session is for women who have lymphoedema as a result of their cancer treatment. Our presenter, Kate Rogers, an experienced lymphoedema practitioner will focus on self-care strategies that you can do to best manage lymphoedema.
We will also hear from Margaret, a Counterpart volunteer, about her experience of managing lymphoedema over a number of years. She will talk about some practical issues including finding good compression garments.
Kate Rogers is an experienced physiotherapist who has a practice specialising in women’s health, oncology and lymphoedema. She’s held positions on the board, as a committee member and conference convenor for Australasian Lymphology Association (ALA) and has spoken widely at seminars and conferences on the lymphoedema. Kate has been a pioneer in national lymphoedema recognition and assessment and continues to make headway in creating better support for patients across Australia.
Register for the Self-care for lymphoedema webinar
This event is for women who have been affected by breast or gynaecological cancer.
Registrations for this event close 5pm Tuesday 8 March.