Honor Patient: Katie

Today’s Honor Patient, Katie shared about how equine therapy made a difference in her life. I can’t remember a time  where I didn’t love riding horses,but I never knew how beneficial it would be in my battle against chronic illness. When diagnosed  with severe gastroparesis, digestive tract paralysis & chronic pseudo-obstruction,EDS & POTS some doctorsContinue reading “Honor Patient: Katie”

Honor Patient: Hannah

Continuing on with our Honor Patients, today hear from Hannah Setzer. Read below about how she has incorporated daily movement and exercise safely into her life, and what that means to her. My name is Hannah and I am totally feeding tube fed. I was born with a rare medical condition that affects my lymphaticContinue reading “Honor Patient: Hannah”

Meet the Team: Samantha

To continue with our Meet the Team posts, this week we’re sharing a little about Samantha! What is your current role with G-PACT? I am the Vice President, and newsletter editor What brought you to G-PACT? Well, I found G-PACT when I was first diagnosed with gastroparesis back in 2014. I had the opportunity toContinue reading “Meet the Team: Samantha”

Meet the Team: Colleen Beener

Throughout the month you’ve learned a little more about our team members! This week, we introduce you to Colleen Beener, our Operations Director! What is your current role with G-PACT? I am the Operations Director/Treasurer What brought you to G-PACT? In August 2001, my GI doc wrote “gastroparesis” on office notes and showed me toContinue reading “Meet the Team: Colleen Beener”

Honor Patient: Marie Clune

Last week, we shared our first patient story from a member of our community. This week, we’re sharing a little more from our Public Relations director, Marie. I can vividly remember the first month of being sick, even though I did not realize I would be chronically ill at the time. I was in aContinue reading “Honor Patient: Marie Clune”

Meet the G-PACT team

Last week, we introduced you to one of our members of the team, Carolanne. To continue to get to know the team, today we’d like to share a little more about our Public Relations Director, Marie Jefferson-Clune! What is your current role with G-PACT? Director of Public Relations -What brought you to G-PACT?  I haveContinue reading “Meet the G-PACT team”