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Introducing the new home safety kit... Purchase one now!

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Introducing the new home safety kit... Purchase one now!
Introducing the new home safety kit! In 30 minutes, you'll have a fall prevention solution for every room. No tools or specialized knowledge required to install securely!

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Contactless Pickup & Delivery Now Available!

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Contactless Pickup & Delivery Now Available!

Contactless Curbside Pickup from our store and Delivery to your home is now available. We will contact you when your order is ready and arrange a safe pickup or delivery.

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COVID-19 Safety Procedures & Service Updates

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COVID-19 Safety Procedures & Service Updates. For more information on In-Store Procedures, In-Home Visits & Deliveries, Facility Visits & Deliveries

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Advice on Lymphedema Pumps

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Advice on Lymphedema Pumps

Click here for our range of compression therapy products. People interested in using or purchasing a sequential pneumatic pump should be aware that not all pumps are equal in design or treatment of lymphedema. Once a doctor recommends and prescribes a pump for treatment of lymphedema it is up to you to make an informed choice. When inquiring about a pump there are important things to consider? What is the cycle time of the pump? How many chambers does the garment have? Is there a sequential milking effect on the limb from ankle or wrist moving up the limb? Are there...

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More about Lymphedema

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The term lymphedema comes from the lymphatic system, which helps coordinate the immune system's function to protect the body from foreign substances and includes an extensive network of lymph vessels and lymph nodes. Here's how the Lymphatic system works: Excess fluid is collected from the space between tissues in the body and moves through the lymph vessels. The fluid (now called lymph) isn't pumped through the body like blood, but instead is "pushed" through the lymph system as the vessels are compressed by surrounding muscles. Filters called lymph nodes remove certain harmful substances from the lymph fluid, such as bacteria...

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