Category Archives: IV Infusion

One more misleading article

I have sent off angry emails yet again to another Author and Editor of an article that was published where Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome was confused with Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome. I know that part of being a doctor is to try … Continue reading

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What has been consuming my time?

As Chewy is on┬áday two of abdominal pain (Abdominal Migraine) with Nausea.. that later today morphed into a migraine.. the stress came in like a tsunami crashing into a foreign shore. We all knew it was out there. That the … Continue reading

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Slow Descent

That brings us to the daily maintaining as we slowly descend and come off our medication of choice, the DHE. Continue reading

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Hitting Close to Home

I participated in a group support phone call the other day where the recurring theme of how to be treated better in the ER came up.. Repeatedly. This isn’t new to us, when describing the ER or doctors in general. … Continue reading

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A letter to our old School

Chronically ill students are more than their illnesses Continue reading

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Random Ponderings

That is where it gets scary, as a parent. The place that you take your kid that should know how to help your kid.. Doesn’t. Continue reading

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Our cyclic saga continues

So our saga continues. This is how we spend a good majority of our time now. Sitting in an infusion center. This although inconvenient.. Keeps him out of the hospital emergency room. Since we are in the learning phase still … Continue reading

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Adventures in parenting a CVSr

So obviously we have started another episode of Cyclic Vomiting. We have all sorts of adventures with this. First, our main doctor is two hours away. So before we freak out that it is once again another episode we wait … Continue reading

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