LAW 2018

Lymphoedema Awareness Week 4-10 March 2018

This is a great time to be raising awareness to health care professionals about Lymphoedema and the often simple things they can do to make a huge difference to reducing the prevalence, severity, and impact of Lymphoedema by early recognition and intervention.

What are you planning?

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re you holding an event? Let us know by Adding your event to the site and then we can also showcase the event on the website and promote it through our Facebook and Twitter pages. Interesting ideas? Again, let us know and we can share the information.

If Tweeting, please start your message with #LymphoedemaAwareness and include @BritishLymph in the message so that it is easily picked up and retweeted.

Can we help?

  • Download the Health Care Professionals Postcards and disseminate them widely.
  • More ideas will be posted as fellow members start to share these so look out for more on the way.
  • The new Cellulitis Guidelines are on the website now - so disseminate the link or the document to appropriate colleagues by email and social media
  • Contact your Regional Rep for help with co-ordination of activity locally
  • Our Industry members are happy to help if they can ask what they can do for you
  • We have a special email footer that you can add to your messages to highlight LAW - Save the image and inset into your email footer. 
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  • See the latest News & Views (out soon) for ideas about key messages.

What are you doing for LAW

 

Sock It Campaign 

#Sockit

 

 

After the sucess last year we are once again organising a Thunderclap to ensure as many people as possible hear and learn about lymphoedema. A Thunderclap enables a single message to be sent to multiple social media accounts at the same time including FaceBook, Twitter or Tumblr as long as you have signed up in advance. It is for one occasion only but it goes much further.

The message will be sent out @ 12 Noon Saturday 10th March

 

What are you doing for LAW

Stock It

Stock It

Over 200,000 men, women and children in the UK live with lymphoedema. Show your support by wearing odd socks during awareness week 4-10 March.

Post your odd sock pictures to your social media, please add #sockit, and #LymphoedemaAwareness. Please donate to the LSN at www.lymphoedema.org or by texting LSNS18 followed by your donation amount to 70070. 

LAW Awareness Banner

LAW Awareness Banner

We have a special email footer that you can add to your messages to highlight LAW - Save the image and inset into your email footer. 

Thunderclap

Thunderclap

After the sucess last year we are once again organising a Thunderclap to ensure as many people as possible hear and learn about lymphoedema. A Thunderclap enables a single message to be sent to multiple social media accounts at the same time including FaceBook, Twitter or Tumblr as long as you have signed up in advance. It is for one occasion only but it goes much further.

#LymphoedemaAwareness @BritishLymph

 

 

Doing An Activity For #LymphoedemaAwareness? Share It With The BLS - https://thebls.com/pages/law

The British Lymphology Society

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Check Out The New BLS #LymphoedemaAwareness Page! - https://thebls.com/pages/law

The British Lymphology Society

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Do You Support World Lymphedema Day? #LymphoedemaAwareness https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3F60k6tbqQ&feature=youtu.be

The British Lymphology Society

1 week ago

Have You Supported #LymphoedemaAwareness Week? - https://www.thunderclap.it/projects/66920-law-2018

The British Lymphology Society

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Please update your information, this would also be a good time to check your directory listing on www.thebls.com/directory

The British Lymphology Society

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We support World Lymphoedema day. do you?

The British Lymphology Society

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30 Days To Go! Support #LymphoedemaAwareness - https://www.thunderclap.it/projects/66920-law-2018

The British Lymphology Society

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The British Lymphology Society

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#LymphoedemaAwareness Activities And Resources Available At - https://thebls.com/pages/law

The British Lymphology Society

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Spread The Message - Support Our #Thunderclap - https://www.thunderclap.it/projects/66920-law-2018

The British Lymphology Society

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Sock it To Lymphoedema!

This year during Lymphoedema Awareness Week (LAW) the BLS and LSN are collaborating on ‘The Sock It Campaign’ to raise awareness for lymphoedema. We ask all our members to help make this year’s campa...

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Consensus Document on the Management of Cellulitis in Lymphoedema

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