Resources

For your convenience, we are providing the following list of helpful links. There is a wealth of information available on the Internet, in periodicals and in books. We offer this list as a starting point in your search for additional information.

Links to external websites are offered for information and educational purposes only — the Center for Lymphatic Health takes no responsibility for the content of these sites.

Check this page frequently. We will be updating this page on a regular basis as new resources become known.

Lymph System Anatomy
Body Guide: Lymphatic System: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
Gray’s Anatomy
Lymph System Illustration: University of South Carolina, Department of Biology
Lymph Node Anatomy
Head and Neck Lymph Nodes: University of Bristol, Department of Anatomy

Diagram of a Lymph Node: The Community College of Baltimore County, Gary E. Kaiser, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology
Lymph Capillaries: University of South Carolina, Department of Biology
Lymph Nodes Resource: Imaginis
Periodicals
Alternative Medicine Magazine, represents the collective wisdom of thousands of alternative physicians and practitioners worldwide.
Natural Healer Magazine, includes articles that reach beyond geographical boundaries to provide readers with valuable, well researched and credible information to aid them in their healing journey.

Body and Soul Magazine, is all about inspiring you to live a healthy, balanced and fulfilling life.
Massage Magazine, is a platform for discussing the important issues facing the field of touch therapy.
Massage and Bodywork Magazine, is a journal for a national audience of massage, bodywork, somatic and esthetic therapy professionals.
Spirit of Change Magazine, If you’re looking for holistic information in New England, Spirit of Change Magazine is the place to find it.
On-line Publications
eLymphNotes, the first online magazine on Lymphedema is a complementary, bi-annual publication on Lymphedema.

Natural Healthline, an online journal includes articles and news links related to complementary an alternative medicine.
Positive Health, the UK’s leading magazine in complementary medicine, has earned an enviable reputation for its high-quality editorial content, news and political views within the natural health field.
Books
Lymphatic Therapy for Toxic Congestion: Selected Case Studies for Therapists and Patients by Margaret McCarthy, James L., Phd Oschman, Ethan Danielson (Illustrator), Joseph E. Pizzorno
Milady’s Guide to Lymph Drainage Massage by Ramona Moody French
The Healing Diet: A Total Health Program to Purify Your Lymph System and Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease by Gerald Lemole
The Juice Lady’s Guide to Juicing for Health: Unleashing the Healing Power of Whole Fruits and Vegetables by Cherie Calbom. The author explores juicing remedies, backed by scientific data and extensive research, and shows how to get the maximum healing potential by incorporating freshly made juices into a daily plan for health, healing, and recovery.
Research
The Lymphatic Research Foundation is a non-profit corporation whose mission is to find improved treatments and cures for lymphatic disease, lymphedema, and related disorders.
Rosenthal Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine The Center’s research program includes a spectrum of research methodologies and approaches, including survey research, clinical trials, basic science, ethnobotanical studies and information science research. The work to date has focused primarily on women’s health and aging, with an emphasis on botanical remedies from traditional systems of medicine.
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) NCCAM is dedicated to exploring complementary and alternative healing practices in the context of rigorous science, training complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) researchers, and disseminating authoritative information to the public and professionals.
Other
San Luis Obispo Pilates Studio: Our Mission: Provide excellent Pilates instruction in a private setting.
Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine: Lymphatic Drainage
Spears & MacLeod Pharmacy maintains a comprehensive index of health related information.

Encyclopedia Definition: Inflammation
Encyclopedia Definition: Lymphatic System
About Lymphedema Directory: Lymph Nodes
SpaMassage Alliance, exists to strengthen the working relationship between spa leaders and touch therapy professionals.
E Cancer Care – Online resources for cancer.
KwMap.net – browse a Map of Internet

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