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Surgery Day, Before & Afters, Pre Surgery Videos & the Aftermath – Hollie’s Lipoedema Journey

Hollie provided us with some of the most poignant snapshots of her journey before, during and after her surgeries, showing the realities of pre-surgery nerves, the liposuction itself and what to expect afterwards. This blog serves as a fantastic way for those considering surgery to gather yet more information - and as we all know, information is power! Enjoy, and thank you so much Hollie for sharing your most intimate moments.

By | July 2nd, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Casey Whiting – My Life with Lipoedema

At high school, my legs were always been bigger than all of my friends and I always thought it must just run in the family. Then around the age of 23/24, I was losing weight having started running but nothing would shift the weight on my legs.  They were getting very, very heavy and ached constantly, often affecting my sleep. I could run for some time but then I simply couldn't run anymore, my legs had swollen too much and would be too tight to keep going. 

By | June 28th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

My Lipoedema Journey – a Patient’s Story from Katie Crossland

Katie’s lipoedema story is, unfortunately, fairly typical of a lot of the women we see at The Karri Clinic. She first recognised her legs were bigger than her peers around the age of 12/13 years old and became self-conscious during PE lessons. From then, her legs began to get bigger, despite being active and healthy...

By | June 26th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

WATCH: What Happens When You Come for a Lipoedema Consultation at The Karri Clinic?

WATCH: What Happens When You Come for a Lipoedema Consultation at The Karri Clinic? Often patients are nervous about booking to have a consultation, but this is the very best time to find out everything you wish to know about your condition and the possible treatment options.

By | June 25th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Life After Lipoedema Surgery – A Patient’s Story

“I never thought I had anything but fat until I had a gastric band fitted nine years ago. I never managed to lose the ‘treetrunk legs’“ Angela tells us what life is like post lipoedema liposuction surgery...

By | June 19th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Everything You Need to Know About… Deep Oscillation

As part of our Lipoedema Awareness Month, we’ve tried to shine a light on all sorts of ways lipoedema sufferers can help themselves to live a less painful life. We spoke to Mary Fickling, an expert in Deep Oscillation therapy who co-directs and runs PhysioPod UK

By | June 12th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Life with Lipoedema, an Inspiring Patient’s Story – Margaret Walden

Margaret Walden, 51, a Karri Clinic patient and lipoedema sufferer, bravely told us her story about life with the debilitating condition and, now, following surgery, about how she truly feels she has got her life back...

By | June 11th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Living with Lipoedema- Beth W-B, Life After Surgery…

Beth W-B is a lipoedema sufferer typical of many ladies we see at The Karri Clinic. She spent decades without a diagnosis, and was left in debilitating pain and exhaustion which affected every area of her life. Beth had lipoedema liposuction surgery under Mr Karri, with 4.5 litres of fat removed. Read more...

By | June 6th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Living with Lipoedema – Karen Windsor’s Story…

Karen Windsor was finally diagnosed with lipoedema in 2015, after an earlier diagnosis of lymphoedema in 2005 masked the condition. Anger and a feeling of hopelessness after further diagnosis in 2016 finally gave way to a revelation that something had to change. Her story is one of hope and relentless determination, it's well worth a read...

By | June 6th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments

Instagram Fitness Star Ioana Chira (Ioana_Fit) on Living with Lipoedema

Since posting her first transformation post on Instagram back in 2017, Lipoedema sufferer Ioana Chira (@ioana_fit) has amassed over half a million Instagram followers and almost 8,000 YouTube subscribers, here's why...

By | June 4th, 2018|Blog, Lipoedema, Lipoedema Awareness|0 Comments