Scientific studies have reported that patients have struggled to find help for their lymphoedema. Cancer patients, at risk of lymphoedema, have reported not being warned about the risk of developing lymphoedema and receiving inappropriate advice. A diagnosis of primary lymphoedema has been shown to take over 6 years! [2, 3, 4, 5, 6]
Our mission is to empower patients and health professionals through knowledge. HELP Online has created affordable, easy to access, entertaining, current, evidence-based online courses presented with the expertise of Professor Neil Piller (Professor of Lymphology, Flinders University), Andrea Mangion (Titled Cancer and Lymphoedema Physiotherapist, Australian Physiotherapy Association) and patients living with lymphoedema.