Health funding campaign

THE impact of breast cancer-related lymphoedema continues to hurt patients financially, physically and mentally years after their diagnosis, according to the head of a South Australian […]

Urgent call for Lymphoedema subsidy

MOUNT Gambier resident Pam Moulden has urged the State Government to speed up the process to develop a business case for lymphoedema compression garment subsidy. Last […]

New year brings new challenges

FUNDING for epilepsy and lymphodema compression bandages and increasing fuel and accommodation subsidies under the Patient Assistance Transport Scheme (PATS) are at the top of independent […]

Lymphoedema support welcomed

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has welcomed the State Government’s move to develop a business case for a lymphoedema compression garment subsidy. Earlier this year, […]

Medical equipment donation cuts patient travel

FOR years South East patients have been forced to travel hundreds of kilometres tor receive simple treatment of a painful, debilitating condition.

However, those days are over, with cutting edge technology paving the way for better diagnosis and treatment in their home region.

Lymphoedema information session planned

THE Mount Gambier Breast Cancer Awareness Group will sponsor a free lymphoedema information session and screening this Friday and Saturday from 9.30am at the Comfort Inn […]