The medi companion is a free health app for lip and lymphedema patients.
With a twelve-week health program and various services, the medi companion accompanies your edema therapy. Information, tips and education support you in dealing with the disease and help you to master everyday life in the best possible way.
medi companion: "Always with you ... always with you!"
This offers the medi companion:
▶ Tips for your health: Make your everyday life easier with comprehensive information about your indication and the use of compression stockings, with nutrition tips and content for mental support.
▶ Fashion inspiration: great tips and tricks as well as outfit ideas - from patients to patients.
▶ Collection: all information bundled in one place. So you get a quick overview.
▶ Yoga and decongestive gymnastics: Yoga offers many benefits for lip and lymphedema patients. Yoga postures and flows stabilize and mobilize the body and mind. The flowing, gentle movements stimulate the lymphatic system and activate the muscle pump. In the app you can expect video tutorials specially tailored to edema patients.
▶ Relaxation exercises: Relaxation is especially important during periods of upheaval - and the diagnosis changes the whole life of the patient. The exercises in the app help to reduce stress. The focus is mainly on breathing techniques that support lymphatic drainage.
▶ Document your wearing period: Compression is an important part of edema therapy. As an incentive, the medi companion asks you daily how long you are wearing your compression stockings. Documenting the wearing time motivates you to put on the compression stockings every day and consolidate this important routine.
▶ Your assistant for questions about stocking: The assistant is always at your disposal for any questions concerning compression stockings, for example, how to wear them or what to look for when washing. Specific questions will guide you to the right answer or helpful video.
▶ Reminder service: The app reminds you in time when it's time for a new supply. For wearers of medi stockings it is even easier: Enter the measure number and the next due date will be determined - and you will not miss an appointment.
▶ Health program: You go through an intensive program of health content - individually compiled according to your personal goal and indication.
▶ Motivation and fun through the character of a game: The two characters Lily and Phily stand by you as sympathetic companions. By progressing and chasing tasks, you enable them to move forward in their journey. This will unlock new content in your health program and story every week.