Kathy Bates Reflects on Life With Lymphoedema

Kathy Bates Reflects on Life With Lymphoedema

Kathy Bates, the award-winning actor, opened up about her life with Lymphoedema.

She tells about how she got lymphoedema and how she subsequently became involved as an advocate through her work with LE&RN.

Kathy Bates wearing her lymphoedema compression sleeves
Kathy Bates wearing her Lymphoedema compression sleeves

I’ve lost quite a bit of weight, and that has helped considerably, but I still have to be careful. I can’t have a lot of salt or alcohol, I have to stay out of the heat, and I’m not supposed to pick up heavy things.

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