Lipoedema UK – News

Exciting New Survey on the Design and Compression Requirements for Lipoedema

Thanks to everyone who has completed this survey which is now closed.  The study is being done in collaboration with Lipoedema UK,  Jobskin (a UK based specialist compression garment manufacturer), Dr Lisa Macintyre and Ilka Paling from Heriot Watt University, School of Textiles and Design and builds on Lipoedema UK’s own surveys and Focus Group work. The […]


Lipoedema UK Featured In Health Europa

I was delighted and honoured to get Lipoedema UK featured in the Health Europa Quarterly Issue 04 this month. Below is a quick section of the interview and article. I have included a link to the full publication at the bottom of this page.  Lipoedema is a chronic condition whereby fat cells abnormally build up in […]

Impressed by you

Is a truly remarkable book by Els Brouwer and Joyce Bosman from NLNet, the Dutch network of people with lymphoedema and lipoedema. Els and Joyce wanted to break the taboo and show that you are allowed to be beautiful with lipoedema or lymphoedema.  In the 28 impressive personal portraits,  patients tell their story of how they deal […]