My LympheDIVAs Story: Marianne

Name: Marianne DuQuette Cuozzo Occupation: Artist Location: Long Island, New York. I am a 3 x cancer survivor. I was diagnosed at 28 (1994) with Hodgkin's Lymphoma, had splenectomy and medieval amounts of radiation to my chest. In 1997 my cancer came back; I had ABVD chemotherapy. In 2014 I was diagnosed with breast cancer caused by the mantle radiation I had in 1994. I had a double ma...

My LympheDIVAs Story: Kiku

Name: Kiku CollinsOccupation: MusicianLocation: New York CityWhen were you diagnosed with lymphedema? Or found out that you may be at-risk?I was told that I was “very low risk”, given my love of exercise, my dietary habits, my BMI, etc. I was careful with my arm after mastectomy (which included the removal of 6 lymph nodes). I did all the “right” things, and even brought my family to a lymphedema...

Lymphedivas Vendor Feature: AccessAble Living

Company name: AccessAble LivingHow did you get into the business?I’ve worked as an occupational therapist for 11 years and found a disconnect between people who have needs and products made specifically to help with that need. So we formed AccessAble Living to fill that void and get people connected to the wonderful things that are out there, like LympheDIVAs garments, intended to solve a specific...