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”

DDNC 2019

Each year, the digestive disease national coalition puts on an event in Washington, D.C. In March. It’s a two day event where patients, doctors, and other representatives get together and speak at the house and senate. Together, we all advocate for better healthcare. Click here to read a recap of our PR director Samantha’s first experienceContinue reading “DDNC 2019”

Reach out to Congress with IFFGD

Interested in working on your advocacy? Read below what IFFGD is doing this month and how you can help! During the month of September, join IFFGD and advocates across the nation in making your voice heard in Washington! Write a letter or draw a picture sharing your personal experience with a chronic gastrointestinal (GI) illness andContinue reading “Reach out to Congress with IFFGD”

Champion Patient: Dalia Chokr

It’s the last Friday of the month, and our last Champion Patient of awareness month. This week, we feature Dalia Chokr. While Dalia is no longer with us to share her story in her own words, some of us who had the honor to call her a friend have gathered some thoughts and stories toContinue reading “Champion Patient: Dalia Chokr”