Gastroparesis · General chronic conditions · Hospital Experiences · Thyroid · Updates

A Weekly Update- 30/07-05/08/17

This has been a very long week! It’s been very fitting that this week kicked off Gastroparesis Awareness Month as my stomach has dominated this week. On Monday, I was due to get for Botox treatment my gastroparesis. Just a couple hours before we were about to leave, I got a phone call saying that it was… Continue reading A Weekly Update- 30/07-05/08/17

Gastroparesis · Hospital Experiences · Procedures

Botox for Gastroparesis: Not Just for Wrinkles!

*Edit: About an hour and a half before we had to leave, I got a phone call saying that my procedure was cancelled. Apparently there was an issue with the funding for the Botox. I am quite upset and am just hoping it will be sorted so that things can be rescheduled.* Today I’m off… Continue reading Botox for Gastroparesis: Not Just for Wrinkles!

Chronic Pain · Gastroparesis · General chronic conditions · Uncategorized · Updates

A Weekly Update- 01-07/05/17

This week, I thought I’d just drop in and do a little update on my week! I had two appointments this week, my pain management one, and a dentist appointment. I saw my pain doctor on Tuesday. I filled him in on how I’d been doing since my steroid epidural, and we decided that it made… Continue reading A Weekly Update- 01-07/05/17