Lymphoedema Awareness Week 2024

Raising awareness of lymphoedema with health care professionals and patients will make a huge difference in reducing the prevalence, severity and impact of lymphoedema by early recognition and intervention

About Lymphoedema Awareness Week

The British Lymphology Society (BLS) ask you to do something to raise awareness of lymphoedema. Here’s some of the activity planned for you, your patients and other Healthcare Professionals:-

  • Children and young people get lymphoedema too!
  • Lymphoedema in children and young people: getting the treatment right.
  • Lymphoedema: a challenge for the whole family
  • Children and young people and overcoming the challenges of compression therapy
  • Young people with lymphoedema – managing fears, risks and barriers to being active

World Lymphoedema Day

World Lymphoedema Day is 6 March 2024 – join us in celebrating with people all around the world


Find out how you can get involved