Lipoedema UK – News

Sandra’s Story

I have only recently discovered that I have Lipoedema. Initially I was shocked and I didn’t want to know anything about it. I then became angry, so angry that I had believed for 40 years that I was a greedy, fat person who had created such large and ugly legs. […]

Women in dire need denied surgery and treatments

A survey by charity Lipoedema UK highlights that a bleak future could await UK women with a debilitating condition called Lipoedema because life-changing treatments and surgery are not available on […]

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 […]


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 […]

Lipoedema featured in the East Anglian Daily Times

In December, 2016 the East Anglian Daily Times carried an article about Lipoedema. In an interview with the publication’s Lynne Mortimer, Ipswich woman Casey Whiting talks about lipoedema. Casey despaired […]