My LympheDIVAs Story: Dianne

Tell Us About Yourself:My name is Dianne and I am 53 yrs old. I'm from Lacona, Iowa where I live on a farm with my husband. I am the school nurse for Southeast Warren Schools here and am the Rescue Chief for the volunteer Lacona Fire/EMS Department where I serve in both the fire and EMS capacity. I have three adult children, 3 grandkids with another on the way. I don't do "sitting still" well....

How to Find a Qualified Lymphedema Therapist

If you are at risk for lymphedema or have existing swelling it is important to establish a relationship with a certified lymphatic therapist. The Lymphology Association of North America (LANA) provides a standard of certification for lymphedema care for healthcare practitioners. A CLT-LANA certified therapist must have completed at least 135 hours of lymphedema training from a qualified schoo...

LympheDIVAs Vendor Feature: MediMast

How did you get into the business?  I have started 18 years ago working for an Orthopedic Company selling hip and knee implants. But very soon I have started with a new product line within the company: finger implants. That was very successful, but after 5 years I wanted to start a company for myself. And in 2005 I started MediMast. In the beginning also with implants for the hand, wrist an...