One Woman’s Lymphedema Diagnosis

One Woman’s Lymphedema Diagnosis

Lymphedema is the swelling of a body part, typically an arm or leg, due to the accumulation of protein-rich fluid in the subcutaneous tissues (under the skin). If left undiagnosed or untreated, lymphedema can result in infection, pain, deformity and loss of function. Sometimes the cause of lymphedema is from lymph node removal during cancer […]

Holiday Gifts to Enhance the Development and Interaction of Your Older Child

Holiday Gifts to Enhance the Development and Interaction of Your Older Child

Tracey Dantin, MA/CCC-SLP, Pediatric Supervisor When our children are young, choosing toys for birthdays and holidays is fun and easy. Colorful, safe, interactive toys are easy to find. However, once children reach elementary and middle school, there is a dramatic shift from imagination to technology. Oftentimes, parents and family members struggle finding toys children will […]