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Jan 14, 2019

Accelerate Health CIC Job Opportunities

The following vacancies are available at Accelerate Health CIC London:   Wound Care Clinical Lead for Wound Care - Closing Date 21st January 2019 Job Reference: J181-A-19-35327 https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/vacancy/3f532c4c0fe764977fb13a57e3503c1f/?vac_ref=915393695   Wound Care Nurse&n..

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Dec 20, 2018

6th National Lymphoedema Conference

Please see below details of the Conference run by the British Journal of Community Nursing in conjunction with BLS and Lipoedema UK. This is an ideal conference for community nurses to learn more about lymphoedema so please ensure community nurse in your area are aware of the opportunity.  Click Here for..

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Dec 06, 2018

Breaking News: Join the BLS Scientific Committee!

Breaking news: Join the BLS Scientific Committee! Deadline for Applications Extended to Monday 4th February 2019! Invitation for applications to join the BLS Scientific Committee as Full Member A vacancy is open for one full member of the BLS Scientific Committee (BLSSC).  Applicants for the previous cal..

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Nov 21, 2018

BLOG: BLIG-BLOG

Welcome to the first BLS BLOG!  This has been kindly written by Margaret Sneddon, it is an honour to have Margaret write the first blog for us and we hope you enjoy reading it.  We will be inviting others to contribute to future blogs.    Blogging is a new experience for me and ..

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Nov 08, 2018

Great Conference Feedback

Feedback From This Years Conference - 2018 "Just a thank you for the opportunity of attending the BLS through the educational grant , I thought the conference was excellent and will take much of it back to my practice , thank you and the BLS"  - Conference Delegate "There was so much to ..

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Oct 12, 2018

Want to help people with lymphoedema in developing countries?

If you are concerned about discarding once-used or 'out-of-date' garments when they could make a difference to someone in a less developed country please contact Lymphoedema International Health and Development Awareness (LIHDA), a small organisation established by Tamara Kosevic, Lymphoedema Specialist and..

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Membership

Become a valued member - be part of the most dynamic organisation in the UK for Lymphoedema Professionals! BLS currently has over four hundred members. Nurses and Physiotherapists form the major section of the membership along with doctors, Occupational therapists and Manual Lymphatic Drainage therapists. Membership is open to all healthcare professionals and anyone with an interest in lymphoedema and its treatment, and to corporations and industrial groups that contribute to the advancement