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Closed 23/01/2016

raised of £12,000 target by 4 supporters

    Weʼve raised £135 to Pay for specialist lymph sparing surgery

    Eastleigh, United Kingdom
    Funded on Saturday, 23rd January 2016

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    I have Lipoedema, a very painful & debilitating genetic progressive disease. This effects my legs and arms, causing me alot of joint pain, tissue pain and mental pain. I first showed signs of Lipoedema from 16 yrs old, after a lengthy battle to get diagnosed, i finally did at 32yrs old. There is no cure, only a treatment to reduce the size of the limbs & decreasing pain and in some cases the pain goes completely. The NHS do not offer surgery for Lipoedema, it is very poorly recognise within the



    • Claire Tickle7 years ago
      Claire Tickle

      Claire Tickle

      7 years ago

      Look out for my story in 'New' magazine coming out on the 5th Jan. And also watch discovery channel TLC a series called ' Too ugly for love?' starting on 13th Jan, ill be in the series from mid Feb!! It follows people with long term conditions and how it effects their confidence.

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    • Claire Tickle7 years ago
      Claire Tickle

      Claire Tickle

      7 years ago

      Happy New Year everyone. May 2016 bring us all hapiness and health :)

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    • Claire Tickle7 years ago
      Claire Tickle

      Claire Tickle

      7 years ago

      Things have gone a bit quiet, understandable with christmas nearly upon us. Ive managed to have this page extended until late Jan as my Lipoedema story will be in Now magazine on the 5th Jan and my crowdfunding link will be on there :) fingers crossed it reaches people.

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    • Meon Crescent Days 😊

      Meon Crescent Days 😊

      Dec 7, 2015

      Wishing you all the best Claire. I hope lots of people support you and help you to smash your target.


    • Anonymous


      Dec 3, 2015

      I hope you get to your target Claire x


    • Monisha


      Nov 25, 2015

      Good luck!


    • Lucy Webb

      Lucy Webb

      Nov 24, 2015

      For a beautiful lady inside and out!! Good luck and you deserve to smash this target for all you have done to raise awareness and for being simply wonderful!! Love you xxx


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    Claire Tickle

    Claire Tickle

    Eastleigh, United Kingdom

    I work as a Learning Support Assistant at a primary school, im a 39 years old single mother to Alfie who is 7 yrs old, soon to be 8! I am Chair of a Lipoedema support group called lipoedemaladies, offering support and advice to many women who have Lipoedema.

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