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Lipedema Treatment Options for Each Stage of the Disease

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 10/14/2019

Every stage of lipedema can be managed and treated, so don't get discouraged. Here is what you should know and how to get the right help.

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Am I Just Fat or Is It Something Else? Why It Might Be Lipedema

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 10/06/2019

Commonly misdiagnosed as a weight problem, lipedema is a medical condition and more than just an issue with weight.

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How Does A Doctor Diagnosis Lipedema?

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 09/30/2019

A definitive diagnosis of Lipedema means getting treatment options to begin the process of living with this disease.

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Nonsurgical Options to Control Your Lipedema Symptoms

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 09/22/2019

Living with lipedema is possible and finding ways to manage your symptoms on your own is necessary.

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The 4 Stages of Lipedema--A Closer Look at Each One

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 09/12/2019

As the medical community continues to search for answers, this progressive disease develops in stages. Here’s a closer look at each one.

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Liposuction Recovery Tips for Lipedema Patients

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 09/05/2019

Understand the medical help that liposuction can provide for patients with lipedema and what to expect with the healing process.

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Can't I Just See A Plastic Surgeon to Treat My Lipedema?

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 08/28/2019

A plastic surgeon who is also a lipedema specialist is your best answer to get proper treatment options and the right results.

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Diagnosing Lipedema—What A Lipedema Specialist Looks For

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 08/21/2019

This medical mystery is a common disorder in women that gets overlooked. Finding a lipedema specialist is key to getting the right answers.

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I have lipedema. Will liposuction help?

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 08/12/2019

There is no known cure for lipedema but there are some treatment options that help with associated symptoms and liposuction is one of them.

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What Surgical Options Do I Have to Treat My Lipedema?

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 08/05/2019

This complex, chronic condition for women does have surgical options to lessen certain symptoms and give cosmetic relief.

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The Most Common Body Parts Affected by Lipedema

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 07/31/2019

This medical mystery that commonly strikes only women is not just a weight issue, but a disease with specialists who want to help.

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Your Lipedema Specialist–Why the Doctor/Patient Relationship Is So Important

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 07/22/2019

Not much is known about Lipedema, so finding a specialist who can help with a diagnosis and early intervention is key.

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Lipedema vs Lymphedema—Why Early Intervention Is Important

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 07/17/2019

Commonly misdiagnosed as a weight issue, when left untreated, symptoms only get worse. Have a fighting chance with early intervention.

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I Have Had Very Thick Legs for Years…Could It Be Lipedema?

TLC Team | 07/06/2019

Learn more about this complicated disease and if your symptoms are linked to this chronic disorder for women.

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Dispelling the Myths About Lipedema and Obesity

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 06/27/2019

Commonly misdiagnosed as being overweight, women who struggle with this disease need to find help and not be told to only make lifestyle changes.

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Treating Lipedema with Lymphatic Sparing Liposuction

Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D. | 06/20/2019

Lipedema is a chronic, painful disorder but with the right specialist, there is help.

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5 Things You Can Do to Ward Off Lipedema Flare-ups

TLC Team | 06/11/2019

We get it, some days your lipedema can feel like it's unmanageable. We are here to help!

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The Risks of Lipedema and Why You Need An Experienced Lipedema Specialist

TLC Team | 06/03/2019

Getting the right help is important.

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The Stages Of Lipedema And How You Can Manage Each One

TLC Team | 05/28/2019

The four stages of lipedema should all be treated and managed with different levels of care.

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Do I Have Lipedema? Understanding The Symptoms

TLC Team | 05/20/2019

What is it? How is it diagnosed? What are the signs?

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