Jun 11, 2015 Understanding Manual Lymphatic Drainage Cynthia J Shechter LE& RN Cynthia discusses manual lymphatic drainage and how to use exercise to ease the symptoms of lymphedema. Her main focus of treatment is the use of the Dr. Vodder method of Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy. Jennifer graduated from Fanshawe College's Massage Therapy program in 2016 and from Dr. Vodder's training program in Manual lymphatic drainage is a very light technique that stretches and twists the skin in a very precise manner and direction in order to allow the lymphatic system to draw more fluid out of the tissue and into the lymphatic system.
Read on to learn more about how to perform lymphatic drainage massage on both the upper and lower extremities. Newsletter Medically reviewed by Debra Rose Wilson, PhD, MSN, RN, IBCLC, AHNBC, CHT Manual lymph drainage (MLD) is a gentle manual treatment technique based on four basic strokes, which were initially developed in the 1930s by Dr.
Emil Vodder, a The Role of Manual Lymphatic Drainage in Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia, also known as fibromyalgia syndrome, fibromyositis and fibrositis, is one of the most common chronic pain conditions, affecting millions of individuals in the United States and worldwide.
Mar 10, 2014 Manual Lymphatic Drainage Techniques for Sinus and Ear Infections, Cold& Flu Season and Allergies Duration: 7: 34. Manual Lymph Drainage is gentle and relaxing, but has powerful effects. It consists of a slow, rhythmic progression of light strokes, and some gentle stretching of the skin. Clearing superficial congestion from the lymph system creates a vacuum effect, pulling up fluid from deeper, more distant parts of the body.