Category Archives: lipoedema project

Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 30: A Month of Awareness Raising

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! It’s been a month of awareness raising about lipedema and progress has happened. The all time favorite BLOG post on June 5th had 937 views from 637 … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 26

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Dr Ebba Bråkenhielm is a researcher in Cardiovascular Biology with focus on therapeutic angiogenesis at the Rouen Institute for Research and Innovation in Biomedicine in Normandy, France. … Continue reading

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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 23: Dr Dayan and Dr Smith post surgery in Germany

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Dr Dayan and Dr Smith reflecting on their time in Germany observing and learning from numerous surgeries. The Center of Excellence for Lipedema, part of the Friedman … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 22: Nicole’s story

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Nicole was diagnosed by Dr Karen Herbst at the FDRS (Fat Disorders Research Society) conference in Oct 2013, and then had surgery with Dr Josef Stutz in … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 20: Dr Josef Stutz, Dr Mark Smith and Dr Joe Dayan

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Drs Smith and Dayan trained in surgeries with Dr. Josef Stutz in Germany. Dr Stutz developed the use of WAL, Water assisted jet liposuction, specifically for lipedema. … Continue reading

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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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