One Family’s Battle With Lipoedema

Suzanne’s Story

Katie’s Story

Zoe’s Story

Victoria’s Story

Jenny’s Story

Lipoedema UK’s Glynis

Denise’s Story

International Day of the Midwife 2020!

My struggles to get a diagnosis and treatment – Anne

My name is Anne Henry, I am 47 years old and was diagnosed with Lipoedema in Aug 2017 around 30 years after I first noticed signs that my body wasn’t quite the same as other girls the same age. Within those 30 years I have visited my GP surgery on many, many occasions and seen lots of different GPs. When I mentioned that my legs were painful to touch and very swollen, I was always given the same standard answer “you need to lose weight and exercise more […]