Compression garments

Dercums is a chronic disease so all treatments are palliative, and there has been a number of people who thinks that compression garments give relief from pain. Swelling during the day I can only speak for myself, and I know that my bra can fit me in the morning, but during the day, it gets …

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Anxiety and Dercums

One of the really tuff symptoms on Dercums Disease is anxiety. It does feel a little different from normal anxiety – so I feel anyway. I can of course only speak for myself. I know anxiety is a big part of how Dercums influence my daily life, and I have to work on it constantly, …

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Documentary about Jake Tate

Not only women gets Dercums Disease, and often men are not overweight.  Watch this documentary about Jake Tate, who was a fit soldier, when the disease broke out. I to find that lipomas gets worse and new occur from physical work and training.  I don’t think the lipomas are very well presented in this video, …

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Yoga for dercums


Here is an easy low impact yoga session that almost anyone can do. The yoga class starts 15 minutes into the video

Welcome to Dercums Disease

Hi thank you for visiting my new site. If you check out the categories, you will find all about the website and the intention behind it. This site is supposed to provide information for patients and people who wonder if they might suffer from Dercums Disease.Please notice that the admin is no medical expert, but …

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Keto vegetables

I believe vegetables is the most important component of our diet, if we want to stay as healthy as possible. For me food is medicine, and I fight this horrible disease every day, by eating (almost) only good thing. Since Dercums is a fat-disorder, it makes sense to try to stay on fat as a …

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