Monthly Archives: August 2014

Online article about lipedema: Is this rare disease making you look fat?

“Lipedema primarily occurs in the legs, specifically the anterior thighs, knees and ankles,” explains Los Angeles-based dermatologic surgeon, Dr. David Amron. “It develops the appearance of tree-like, column-like legs with disproportionate fat storage and a lot of non-pitting edema, or … Continue reading

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Scholar Alert: Lipedema Story Published by Johns Hopkins Press

Scholar Alert on my Google Alerts this morning: So maybe it’s true, one is never too old to begin a new career, get published, get a PhD, and become an advocate in a very complex healthcare system! You Mean It’s … Continue reading

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ABC News Features Liposuction for Lipedema

Lipedema, a genetic issue that distributes fat disproportionately, can now be regulated using a new liposuction-like procedure. For additional information go to: http://abc7.com/health/bad-fat-cells-sucked-out-with-liposuction/264821/

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