Category Archives: lipedema

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 19: Dr Joe Dayan and Dr Mark Smith

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! After they trained all day in surgeries with Dr. Josef Stutz in Germany, I had the opportunity to informally chat with Drs Mark Smith and Joe Dayan … 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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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 16 – Cassandra’s Story (part 1)

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! I met Cassandra in Bad Steben, Germany in March when we were both having lymph-sparing liposuction surgery with Dr. Josef Stutz. She has two small children, and … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 15 – We Want to Keep Moving (Netherlands video)

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Though in Dutch (soon to be English and other languages captioned) this video is a great overview of lipedema/lipoedema or lipodem and women’s experiences. Very well done … 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 12 – Profile: Dr. Stefan Rapprich

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Dr Steffan Rapprich has been performing liposuction for lipedema/ lipoedema for over 20 years in Darmstadt & Sonthofen Germany. Dr Jeffrey Klein originated the tumescence procedure for … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 10 – Profile: Dr. Wilfried Schmeller

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! (note: from the conference in London – Saturday 7 June 2014) The launch of the elearning lipoedema module was accompanied by a day long conference. Dr. Schmeller … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 9

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! (note: posting from London, about to leave to fly back to Boston) Lipoedema UK in partnership with the Royal College of General Practitioners launched an elearning module … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 8

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! (note: posting from London) Weight stigma and anti-fat bias proliferate within the healthcare system. The research from Dr Kim Gudzune from Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, US, and … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 7

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! (note: posting from London filming an exciting weekend with Lipoedema UK!) Obesity, weight, body issues are a major theme in media. This clip highlights several media experts … Continue reading

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