Effect of Endoscopic Pyloric Therapies for Patients with Nausea and Vomiting and Functional Obstructive Gastroparesis

Here is an article from the Autonomic Neuroscience: Basic and Clinical Journal. "Conclusion: Pyloric therapies appear to be effective treatments in symptomatic patients with GP and 3 cpm GMA and controlled trials are warranted." Wellington, J., et al., Effect of endoscopic pyloric therapies for patients with nausea and vomiting and functional obstructive gastroparesis, Auton. Neurosci. (2016), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.autneu.2016.07.004Continue reading Effect of Endoscopic Pyloric Therapies for Patients with Nausea and Vomiting and Functional Obstructive Gastroparesis

To the People Who Think My Chronic Illness Makes Me Weak

To those who think my illness makes me weak: By Colleen Beener   (http://themighty.com/2015/11/to-the-people-who-think-my-chronic-illness-makes-me-weak/ I see the way I’m looked at these days. Some of you look at me with pity, others with curiosity and still others with disdain. You think that because I have a chronic illness, I am weak and lazy and have no ambition. You … Continue reading To the People Who Think My Chronic Illness Makes Me Weak

Malnutrition Awareness Week -ASPEN

Malnutrition Awareness Week TM Date: September 26 – 30, 2016 Website: http://www.nutritioncare.org/maw Contact Information: (301) 587-6315, info@nutritioncare.org Join the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) September 26 – 30, 2016 for their fifth annual Malnutrition Awareness Week™. The purpose of this week is to raise awareness in healthcare professionals to consider assessing and … Continue reading Malnutrition Awareness Week -ASPEN

Nominate G-PACT!

Let me share with you who the folks at WEGO Health are: "We are WEGO Health — a network of over 100,000 of the most influential members of the online health community. We are bloggers, tweeters, pinners, and leaders of Facebook pages — we are the empowered patients that drive the healthcare conversation online, across … Continue reading Nominate G-PACT!