Special Events

From time to time we arrange special events, either as part of one of our meetings or as additional, informal get- togethers or fundraising events.

Managing Lymphodoema with specialist Nurses Jane and Julia at four of our meetings this year

10th April and 8th May - core lymphodoema principles, skin care, exercise and prevention of infection. Powerpoint and literature 14th August - bioimpedance, a non invasive test resulting in the measurement of water, muscle and tissue in the body. (Now being used in lymphodoema clinics) It involves standing on specialised scales, with no clothes removal - just shoes and socks. Each lady?volunteer will be measured with rsults explained and recorded on a personalised sheet. Practical session. 11th September - instruction in simple lymphatic drainage (lymphatic massage). Practical session.  These sessions are being funded by our Macmillan grant
Hastings and Bexhill Area Breast Cancer Support Group

Special Events

From time to time we arrange special events, either as part of one of our meetings or as additional, informal get-togethers or fundraising events.

Managing Lymphodoema with specialist Nurses

Jane and Julia at four of our meetings this year

10th April and 8th May - core lymphodoema principles, skin care, exercise and prevention of infection. Powerpoint and literature 14th August - bioimpedance, a non invasive test resulting in the measurement of water, muscle and tissue in the body. (Now being used in lymphodoema clinics) It involves standing on specialised scales, with no clothes removal - just shoes and socks. Each lady?volunteer will be measured with rsults explained and recorded on a personalised sheet. Practical session. 11th September - instruction in simple lymphatic drainage (lymphatic massage). Practical session.  These sessions are being funded by our Macmillan grant
Hastings and Bexhill Area Breast Cancer Support Group