Living with lymphedema affects people with the condition to varying degrees. Recommended treatments include bandaging and compression garments. While there is still a long way to go to support people with lymphedema, we can be pleased that the program associated with lymphedema treatment supplies has been enhanced. How do you recognize lymphedema? Lymphedema is […]
All about compression stockings
Compression stockings, also called support stockings, are used to treat chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) and lymphedema, but also to prevent heavy legs and swelling. They can also help recovery from sports activities such as running. Chronic venous insufficiency: definition Chronic venous insufficiency is characterized by poor blood circulation in the veins of the lower limbs. […]
Lymphedema : 5 points about reimbursement
Treating lymphedema is more accessible since the enhancement of the RAMQ’s reimbursement program. Discover the 5 main points.