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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 24

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! A very long day of research and teaching, so for today (late as it now is) I again share the preview of the documentary for those new … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 17: Dr Gerhard Sattler, Dr Mark Smith, and Dr Joe Dayan in Germany

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Dr. Gerhard Sattler established tumescent liposuction in Germany in 1989 and has performed over 10,000 liposuction surgeries over the past 25 years.  His coaching about the intricacies … Continue reading

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Opportunity to Share your Lipedema Story for Publication!

FOR PUBLICATION!!! Would you be willing to share your lipedema/lipoedema story in detail? Are you ok for it to be widely published? Are you willing to share photos as well as your story? If your answer is YES, please contact … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 1

First of 30 clips, one each day this month – Lipedema/Lipoedema Awareness month. These short clips are raw footage, a first cut for the documentary about lipedema. For more info http://www.lipedema-simplified.org Comments and feedback most welcome! Remember to spread the … Continue reading

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Soon: 1st Center of Excellence for Lipedema Care and Treatment in NYC

A year ago today I was in the Operating Room at Beth Israel Medical Center/Mt Sinai Hospitals filming with Dr. Mark Smith and Dr. Joe Dayan. Working with them has been a marathon of a different sort and it looks … Continue reading

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Documentary Preview

Obesity is a rising crisis, often blamed on diet and life-style choices. However, an estimated 17 million women in the U.S. and 370 million worldwide have the hereditary genetic fat disorder, lipedema/lipoedema, without knowing it. Anti-fat bias proliferates our healthcare … Continue reading

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