Welcome to all of our new and old members, especially the folks we met at the NLN conference in Dallas, TX. The conference was a great success and we always enjoy seeing everyone in person. The FDRS community is growing at a rapid pace -
22% growth in Facebook page likes since June 1 - and we couldn't be happier.
FDRS 2017 Conference Registration is now open
Registration for the Lipedema and Dercum's: Goals for the Future and Tools for Todayconference in Salt Lake City April 28-30 is NOW OPEN.
We will sell out, so buy your ticket now and get Early Bird Pricing! Information will all be kept here.
We now have informative patient folders which include things like treatment options, differential diagnosis, and resources. We look forward to sharing these with you all at the 2017 conference! Medical professionals can email firstname.lastname@example.org to request them.
Awarded for our research
LE&RN presented their Research Advocate Award to Felicitie Daftuar, one of our board members and past president, for pioneering research into lipedema and lymphatics. Go Felicitie!
The NLN 2017 conference will be October 10-15, 2017 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL. NLN specializes in lymphedema treatment. For more information, please visit the
National Lymphedema Network.
Keep your lymph flowing by visiting our
YouTube page and finding our instructional demonstrations on Self-MLD, Dry Bushing and Vibration, Nutrition, Compression, Yoga and more.
FDRS offers up to 9 hours of CME credit (less is okay too). Videos include discussions about living with and treating lipedema and Dercum's Disease.
will be here soon. FDRS will run the $1-for-$1 matching program again.
We look forward to connecting with you all again soon,
Laura, Nancy, Yvonne, Cheyenne, Danielle, Shannon & Felicitie