- "When you have a child with lymphedema, it's a diagnosis that affects the entire family."

A Charlotte woman and mother of a 9 year old with lymphedema is pushing to get federal legislation passed that would ensure medical supplies needed for every day care is covered by insurance. 

Lymphedema is a medical condition many people have never heard of. The disease affects anywhere between 3 to 5 million Americans. Many of those people are misdiagnosed for years.

For more information and to support the Lymphedema Treatment Act, follow this link:

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