Updates & Events

Campaign updates  |  1st October 2020

The Legs Matter campaign: reflections on COVID-19 and ‘get loud for legs’

Leanne Atkin, our Chair and Tracy Goodwin, patient partner in print in Wounds UK
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Campaign updates  |  28th September 2020

All-Party Parliamentary Group on Skin – Mental health and skin disease report

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Skin has published the findings from its inquiry on ‘Mental Health and Skin Disease’
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Campaign updates  |  17th September 2020

Recognise lipoedema early – free training for GPs, nurses and other HCPs

Do you recognise this condition? 1 hour FREE CPD available until the end of September At Lipoedema UK we are passionate about raising awareness of Lipoedema and this is a great opportunity to…
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Campaign updates  |  11th September 2020

Would you like to share your COVID-19 leg ulcer experience?

Do you have a leg ulcer and would you like to share your COVID-19 experience? Researchers at Imperial College, London would love to hear from you.
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Legs Matter News  |  10th September 2020

Article on compression in the British Medical Journal (BMJ)

This paper identifies the issue of harm in its first sentence and there is hope that people with leg ulcers will finally be afforded the care and attention they rightly require.
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Legs Matter News  |  26th August 2020

L&R have teamed up with Johnny Vegas in their NEW self-care campaign

Johnny is keen to eradicate the stigma of lower limb conditions by promoting healthy conversation, as well as endorsing the value of self care in preventing escalation of leg conditions and empowering people to take care of their legs.
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