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The Lipedema World Alliance

Understanding Lipedema and Its Impact

Lipedema is a chronic condition characterized by an abnormal accumulation of fat cells, primarily in the legs and sometimes in the arms. This often painful disorder affects millions of women worldwide, yet it remains underdiagnosed and misunderstood. We are dedicated to raising awareness, providing comprehensive information, and connecting individuals with valuable resources to manage and treat lipedema effectively.

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Introducing the Lipedema World Alliance

The Lipedema World Alliance (LWA) is a global organization committed to improving the lives of those affected by lipedema through advocacy, education, and research. As a leading authority on lipedema, the LWA collaborates with healthcare professionals, researchers, and patient communities to foster a better understanding of this condition and promote effective treatments.

The Lipedema World Alliance Mission

Resources and Support

For Patients and Caregivers

For Healthcare Professionals

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Join the Lipedema World Alliance

By becoming a member of the Lipedema World Alliance, you can contribute to the mission of advocacy, education, and research. Membership benefits include access to exclusive resources, networking opportunities with experts in the field, and the ability to participate in our initiatives and events.

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