Increasing Circulation and Cellular Nourishment
Stimulating the Production of White Blood Cells
Transporting Waste and Toxins Out of the Body
Inflammation occurs naturally in the body, however research has shown that "chronic inflammation" can lead to numerous diseases such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer's, bowel diseases such as Crohn's and ulcerative colitis, and a plethora of other autoimmune disorders.
Edema can be a very serious condition, especially if ignored. Lymphatic drainage will help reduce swelling. If you are struggling with lymphedema, additional decongestive methods may need to be applied such as short-stretch bandaging and day/ night compression garments.
* Decreases pain and overall inflammation
* Improves joint mobility
* Helps flush out dead bacteria
* Acts as a natural "booster" during times of flare-ups and speeds the body's process past symptomatic periods
It's exciting to announce a new anatomical discovery in the 21st Century!
In 2015, a study at the University of Virginia, discovered what looked like "well-organized immune cells - specifically T cells - throughout brain tissue." Scientists believed that these brain lymphatic vessels had escaped noticed due to the deep and close proximity to prominent blood vessels.
There is so much we are still learning about the lymphatic system.