Stories of Perseverance

Jun 1, 2018 by

It can be difficult to keep your head up when a chronic condition is constantly pulling you back down. Hearing the stories of others can be incredibly helpful. I’ve found that hearing the stories of people that have conditions different from my own are even more helpful. Allow me to share…

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Emend: Nausea and GP

May 5, 2018 by

Most people with gastroparesis have tried a lot of different medication options to treat nausea. None of them seem to be quite the magic bullet we’re always hoping for. Now we have a new study on another possible option for nausea – so let’s check it out!

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The Impact of a GI Condition o...

Apr 15, 2018 by

This is Part 3 of a series on how to handle more than one condition at a time. In this section, we discuss the ways that a GI condition can wreak havoc on a person’s ability to take medications, whether they are for the GI condition, a heart condition, a neurological condition – or anything, really.

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When Chronic Conditions Collid...

Apr 1, 2018 by

This is Part 2 of a series on how to handle more than one condition at a time. In this section, we discuss what happens when Chronic and Chronic collide – and how you can anticipate and manage your symptoms to improve your daily quality of life.

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Acute, Chronic, & Everyth...

Mar 15, 2018 by

This is Part 1 of a series on how to handle more than one condition at a time. In this section, we discuss what happens when Acute and Chronic collide – and how you can anticipate and manage your symptoms to improve your daily quality of life.

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Gimoti for Gastroparesis?

Mar 1, 2018 by

Gimoti (metoclopramide) is a new drug that the FDA will soon be reviewing to treat gastroparesis. But it’s not really a new drug, it’s actually an old drug in a new form – a nasal spray. Join me to dig into how safe and effective it really is, and who may (or may not) benefit from using it.

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