Learn about Lymphedema risk reduction techniques here.

Become a member of the Lymphedema Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (LANL).  It’s one of the most important ways to support the LANL. Membership fees help to fund our activities – members help spread the word and raise awareness about lymphedema.

Lymphedema Association of

Newfoundland and Labrador



  • Compression
  • Combined Decongestive Therapy
  • Manual Lymph Drainage
  • Exercise
  • Skin Care


Welcome to the website of the Lymphedema Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (LANL)

Lymphedema is swelling that generally occurs in one or both of your arms or legs caused by a compromised lymphatic system.  The condition can be genetic (primary), or can be caused by injury to the lymphatic system. See the latest Canadian Lymphedema Framework (CLF) pamphlet here.. 

LANL has been formed to provide support and information on lymphedema to patients, healthcare providers and caregivers..  Please explore our website for information,  support and resources.

Please note LANL does not provide medical advice



Our second LYMPHEDEMA Public Forum is scheduled for Saturday,

September 17, 2016, at the Health Science Centre, St. John's.

Details located here.
There will be a limited number of seats, so please let us know if you're

comping. Hope to see you there!

To become a member, just complete and send in the

membership form below!

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Support Group Meeting

The September Support Group meeting will be the Public Forum  on Saturday, September 17, from 9 AM-1 PM, Lecture Theatre D,
Health Sciences Centre, St. John’s, NL.

Please let us know if you can attend:

Phone: 763-5125
Email: lymphedemanl@gmail.com

by September 9.

The second Tuesday of the following months at Daffodil Place, 70 Ropewalk Lane, St. John's, NL

  • March
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  • September
  • December

Time 6 pm.

Support Group Meetings

Lymphedema Treatment includes a number of clinical and self management aspects