Meet LympheDIVAs President Josh Levin

Introducing a new series featuring the LympheDIVAs team so you can get to know us better! We will kick off this series with LympheDIVAs President and Rachel's Little Brother Josh Levin. How long have you worked at LympheDIVAs? I started working at LympheDIVAs in August of 2010 and took over for my father in the day to day running of the company. It's been an incredible 8 years!...

How does graduated compression work?

How does graduated compression work?
Medical graduated compression garments are often a part of lymphedema therapy. Each medical graduated compression garment is assigned a compression class which determines how much pressure that garment delivers. In the United States, Class 1 is defined as 20-30mmHg, which means that the garment provides between 20 to 30 millimeters of mercury at the point of highest pressure. A Class 1, 20-30mmHg,...

Lymphedema & Cellulitis: Managing Your Risk

This blog post is for informational purpose only and should not be considered medical advice. If you suspect that you may have cellulitis, please contact your physician.If you have lymphedema or are at risk for lymphedema, it is crucial to be aware of an infection called cellulitis. Studies show that there is a definite relationship between lymphedema and cellulitis and that incidence of celluliti...